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
    Illustration of a male bluegill

    Bluegill

    Lepomis macrochirus
    Image of a bowfin

    Bowfin

    Amia calva
    Image of brown trout

    Brown Trout

    Salmo trutta
    Image of a central stoneroller

    Central Stoneroller

    Campostoma pullum
    Image of a chain pickerel

    Chain Pickerel

    Esox niger
    channel catfish

    Channel Catfish

    Ictalurus punctatus
    Image of a chestnut lamprey

    Chestnut Lamprey

    Ichthyomyzon castaneus
    Illustration of common carp

    Common Carp

    Cyprinus carpio
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Common Shiner

    Common Shiner

    Luxilus cornutus
    Image of a creek chub

    Creek Chub

    Semotilus atromaculatus
    Illustration of an adult flathead catfish

    Flathead Catfish

    Pylodictis olivaris
    Image of a flier sunfish

    Flier

    Centrarchus macropterus
    Image of a golden redhorse fish

    Golden Redhorse

    Moxostoma erythrurum
    Image of a golden shiner

    Golden Shiner

    Notemigonus crysoleucas
    Image of grass carp

    Grass Carp

    Ctenopharyngodon idella
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Color illustration of grass pickerel, a long, narrow fish

    Grass Pickerel

    Esox americanus
    Image of a hornyhead chub fish

    Hornyhead Chub

    Nocomis biguttatus
    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
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Image of a logperch

    Logperch

    Percina caprodes
    Illustration of a male longear sunfish

    Longear Sunfish

    Lepomis megalotis
    Image of a longnose gar fish

    Longnose Gar

    Lepisosteus osseus
    Image of a northern hogsucker

    Northern Hogsucker

    Hypentelium nigricans
    Image of a northern rock bass

    Northern Rock Bass (Goggle-Eye)

    Ambloplites rupestris
    Image of rainbow trout

    Rainbow Trout

    Oncorhynchus mykiss
    Image of a redear sunfish

    Redear Sunfish

    Lepomis microlophus
    Shortnose gar, image of head and front portion of body, swimming in an aquarium

    Shortnose Gar

    Lepisosteus platostomus
    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
    Image of a striped shiner

    Striped Shiner

    Luxilus chrysocephalus
    Illustration of a male walleye

    Walleye

    Sander vitreus
    Warmouth

    Warmouth

    Lepomis gulosus
    Image of white bass

    White Bass

    Morone chrysops
    Image of white crappie

    White Crappie

    Pomoxis annularis
    Image of a white sucker

    White Sucker

    Catostomus commersoni

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