Image of a bighead carp

    Bighead Carp

    Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Image of a bigmouth buffalo

    Bigmouth Buffalo

    Ictiobus cyprinellus
    Image of blue catfish

    Blue Catfish

    Ictalurus furcatus
    channel catfish

    Channel Catfish

    Ictalurus punctatus
    Image of a freshwater drum fish

    Freshwater Drum

    Aplodinotus grunniens
    Image of a golden redhorse fish

    Golden Redhorse

    Moxostoma erythrurum
    Image of hybrid striped bass or "wiper"

    Hybrid Striped Bass (Wiper; Whiterock Bass)

    Morone chrysops x M. saxatilis
    Lake sturgeon illustration

    Lake Sturgeon

    Acipenser fulvescens
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    Endangered

    Muskellunge

    Muskellunge

    Esox masquinongy
    Illustration of a northern brook lamprey

    Northern Brook Lamprey

    Ichthyomyzon fossor
    Illustration of a northern pike

    Northern Pike

    Esox lucius
    illustration of big, long-nosed fish

    Paddlefish

    Polyodon spathula
    Illustration of a pallid sturgeon

    Pallid Sturgeon

    Scaphirhynchus albus
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    Endangered

    Image of a pirate perch

    Pirate Perch

    Aphredoderus sayanus
    Image of a river carpsucker

    River Carpsucker

    Carpiodes carpio
    Image of a silver carp

    Silver Carp

    Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Illustration of northern snakehead, viewed from side

    Snakeheads

    Channa spp. and Parachanna spp., including C. argus
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    a compact silvery fish with prominent black stripes along its body

    Striped Bass

    Morone saxatilis
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    Sturgeon Chub

    Macrhybopsis gelida
    Image of a mosquitofish

    Western Mosquitofish

    Gambusia affinis
    Image of white bass

    White Bass

    Morone chrysops

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