Closeup of alligator gar held in a person's hands prior to being released into water

    Alligator Gar

    Atractosteus spatula (formerly Lepisosteus spatula)
    Illustration of a male black crappie in spawning coloration.

    Black Crappie

    Pomoxis nigromaculatus
    bleeding shiner

    Bleeding Shiner

    Luxilus zonatus
    Color illustration of Central Mudminnow

    Central Mudminnow

    Umbra limi
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Image of a fathead minnow

    Fathead Minnow

    Pimephales promelas
    Image of a northern rock bass

    Northern Rock Bass (Goggle-Eye)

    Ambloplites rupestris
    Shortnose gar, image of head and front portion of body, swimming in an aquarium

    Shortnose Gar

    Lepisosteus platostomus
    Image of a southern redbelly dace

    Southern Redbelly Dace

    Phoxinus erythrogaster
    Spotted gar, closeup of head, held in a fisher’s gloved hands, at Mingo NWR

    Spotted Gar

    Lepisosteus oculatus
    illustration of a striped bass, side view

    Striped Bass

    Morone saxatilis
    Color illustration of Taillight Shiner

    Taillight Shiner

    Notropis maculatus
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Illustration of a Topeka shiner male in breeding colors.

    Topeka Shiner

    Notropis topeka
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Image of white crappie

    White Crappie

    Pomoxis annularis

See Also

Photo of a three-toed amphiuma in an aquarium.

Three-Toed Amphiuma

Amphiuma tridactylum
Photo of researcher holding a gilled siren

Western Lesser Siren

Siren intermedia nettingi