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Author Robins, Robert H. (Robert Hale), author.

Title Fishes in the fresh waters of Florida : an identification guide and atlas / Robert H. Robins, Lawrence M. Page, James D. Williams, Zachary S. Randall, and Griffin E. Sheehy
Published Gainesville : University of Florida Press, 2017
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Contents Introduction -- Florida's inland waters -- Distributions of Florida fishes -- Fish morphology -- Format of family and species accounts -- Pictorial guide to the families -- Family and species accounts -- Family Petromyzontidae Bonaparte 1831 (Lampreys) -- Southern Brook Lamprey, Ichthyomyzon gagei Hubbs and Trautman 1937 -- Sea Lamprey, Petromyzon marinus Linnaeus 1758 -- Family Dasyatidae Jordan and Gilbert 1879 (Whiptail Stingrays) -- Atlantic Stingray, Dasyatis sabina (Lesueur 1824) -- Family Acipenseridae Bonaparte 1831 (Sturgeons) -- Shortnose Sturgeon, Acipenser brevirostrum Lesueur 1818 -- Gulf Sturgeon, Acipenser desotoi Vladykov 1955 -- Atlantic Sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill 1815 -- Family Lepisosteidae Bonaparte 1835 (Gars) -- Alligator Gar, Atractosteus spatula (Lacepde 1803) -- Spotted Gar, Lepisosteus oculatus Winchell 1864 -- Longnose Gar, Lepisosteus osseus (Linnaeus 1758) -- Florida Gar, Lepisosteus platyrhincus DeKay 1842 -- Family Amiidae Bonaparte 1831 (Bowfins) -- Bowfin, Amia calva Linnaeus 1766 -- Family Notopteridae Bleeker 1851 (Featherfin Knifefishes) -- Clown Knifefish, Chitala ornata (Gray 1831) -- Family Elopidae Valenciennes 1847 (Tenpounders) -- Ladyfish, Elops saurus Linnaeus 1766 -- Family Megalopidae Jordan and Gilbert 1883 (Tarpons) -- Tarpon, Megalops atlanticus Valenciennes 1847 -- Family Anguillidae Rafinesque 1810 (Freshwater Eels) -- American Eel, Anguilla rostrata (Lesueur 1817) -- Family Ophichthidae Gunther 1870 (Snake Eels) -- Speckled Worm Eel, Myrophis punctatus Lutken 1852 -- Family Engraulidae Gill 1861 (Anchovies) -- Bay Anchovy, Anchoa mitchilli (Valenciennes 1848) -- Family Clupeidae Cuvier 1816 (Herrings) -- Blueback Herring, Alosa aestivalis (Mitchill 1814) -- Alabama Shad, Alosa alabamae Jordan and Evermann 1896 -- Skipjack Herring, Alosa chrysochloris (Rafinesque 1820) -- Hickory Shad, Alosa mediocris (Mitchill 1814) -- American Shad, Alosa sapidissima (Wilson 1811) -- Yellowfin Menhaden, Brevoortia smithi Hildebrand 1941 -- Atlantic Menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus (Latrobe 1802) -- Gizzard Shad, Dorosoma cepedianum (Lesueur 1818) -- Threadfin Shad, Dorosoma petenense (Gunther 1867) -- Family Cyprinidae Rafinesque 1815 (Carps and Minnows) -- Bluestripe Shiner, Cyprinella callitaenia (Bailey and Gibbs 1956) -- Bannerfin Shiner, Cyprinella leedsi (Fowler 1942) -- Blacktail Shiner, Cyprinella venusta Girard 1856 -- Common Carp, Cyprinus carpio Linnaeus 1758 -- Longjaw Minnow, Ericymba amplamala Pera and Armbruster 2006 -- Cypress Minnow, Hybognathus hayi Jordan 1885 -- Clear Chub, Hybopsis winchelli (Girard 1856) -- Striped Shiner, Luxilus chrysocephalus Rafinesque 1820 -- Bandfin Shiner, Luxilus zonistius Jordan 1880 -- Blacktip Shiner, Lythrurus atrapiculus (Snelson 1972) -- Pallid Chub, Macrhybopsis species -- Bluehead Chub, Nocomis leptocephalus (Girard 1856) -- Golden Shiner, Notemigonus crysoleucas (Mitchill 1814) -- Rough Shiner, Notropis baileyi Suttkus and Raney 1955 -- Ironcolor Shiner, Notropis chalybaeus (Cope 1867) -- Dusky Shiner, Notropis cummingsae Myers 1925 -- Longnose Shiner, Notropis longirostris (Hay 1881) -- Taillight Shiner, Notropis maculatus (Hay 1881) -- Blackmouth Shiner, Notropis melanostomus Bortone 1989 -- Coastal Shiner, Notropis petersoni Fowler 1942 -- Weed Shiner, Notropis texanus (Girard 1856) -- Pugnose Minnow, Opsopoeodus emiliae Hay 1881 -- Apalachee Shiner, Pteronotropis grandipinnis (Jordan 1877) -- Redeye Chub, Pteronotropis harperi (Fowler 1941) -- Sailfin Shiner, Pteronotropis hypselopterus (Gunther 1868) -- Metallic Shiner, Pteronotropis metallicus (Jordan and Meek 1884) -- Flagfin Shiner, Pteronotropis signipinnis (Bailey and Suttkus 1952) -- Bluenose Shiner, Pteronotropis welaka (Evermann and Kendall 1898) -- Dixie Chub, Semotilus thoreauianus Jordan 1877 -- Family Catostomidae Agassiz 1850 (Suckers) -- Quillback, Carpiodes cyprinus (Lesueur 1817) -- Highfin Carpsucker, Carpiodes velifer (Rafinesque 1820) -- Lake Chubsucker, Erimyzon sucett a (Lacepde 1803) -- Sharpfin Chubsucker, Erimyzon tenuis (Agassiz 1855) -- Spotted Sucker, Minytrema melanops (Rafinesque 1820) -- River Redhorse, Moxostoma carinatum (Cope 1870) -- Blacktail Redhorse, Moxostoma poecilurum Jordan 1877 -- Apalachicola Redhorse, Moxostoma species -- Family Cobitidae Swainson 1838 (Loaches) -- Oriental Weatherfish, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor 1842) -- Family Callichthyidae Bonaparte 1835 (Callichthyid Armored Catfishes) -- Brown Hoplo, Hoplosternum littorale (Hancock 1828) -- Family Loricariidae Rafinesque 1815 (Suckermouth Armored Catfishes) -- Suckermouth Catfish, Hypostomus plecostomus (Linnaeus 1758) -- Sailfin Catfishes, Pterygoplichthys Gill 1858 -- Family Clariidae Bonaparte 1845 (Labyrinth Catfishes) -- Walking Catfish, Clarias batrachus (Linnaeus 1758) -- Family Ariidae Bleeker 1858 (Sea Catfishes) -- Gafftopsail Catfish, Bagre marinus (Mitchill 1815) -- Hardhead Catfish, Sciades felis (Linnaeus 1766) -- Family Ictaluridae Gill 1861 (North American Catfishes) -- Snail Bullhead, Ameiurus brunneus Jordan 1877 -- White Catfish, Ameiurus catus (Linnaeus 1758) -- Yellow Bullhead, Ameiurus natalis (Lesueur 1819) -- Brown Bullhead, Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur 1819) -- Spotted Bullhead, Ameiurus serracanthus (Yerger and Relyea 1968) -- Blue Catfish, Ictalurus furcatus (Lesueur 1840) -- Channel Catfish, Ictalurus punctatus (Rafinesque 1818) -- Black Madtom, Noturus funebris Gilbert and Swain 1891 -- Tadpole Madtom, Noturus gyrinus (Mitchill 1817) -- Speckled Madtom, Noturus leptacanthus Jordan 1877 -- Flathead Catfish, Pylodictis olivaris (Rafinesque 1818) -- Family Esocidae Rafinesque 1815 (Pikes and Mudminnows) -- Redfin Pickerel, Esox americanus Gmelin 1788 -- Chain Pickerel, Esox niger Lesueur 1818 -- Eastern Mudminnow, Umbra pygmaea (DeKay 1842) -- Family Aphredoderidae Bonaparte 1845 (Pirate Perches) -- Pirate Perch, Aphredoderus sayanus (Gilliams 1824) -- Family Mugilidae Jarocki 1822 (Mullets) -- Mountain Mullet, Agonostomus monticola (Bancroft 1834) -- Striped Mullet, Mugil cephalus Linnaeus 1758 -- White Mullet, Mugil curema (Valenciennes 1835) -- Family Atherinopsidae Fitzinger 1873 (New World Silversides) -- Golden Silverside, Labidesthes vanhyningi Bean and Reid 1930 -- Rough Silverside, Membras martinica Valenciennes 1835 -- Inland Silverside, Menidia beryllina (Cope 1867) -- Family Belonidae Bonaparte 1835 (Needlefishes) -- Atlantic Needlefish, Strongylura marina (Walbaum 1792) -- Redfin Needlefish, Strongylura notata (Poey 1880) -- Timucu, Strongylura timucu (Walbaum 1792) -- Family Cynolebiidae Hoedeman 1961 (New World Rivulines) -- Mangrove Rivulus, Kryptolebias marmoratus (Poey 1880) -- Family Fundulidae Gunther 1866 (Topminnows) -- Western Starhead Topminnow, Fundu
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Freshwater fishes -- Florida -- Identification
Freshwater fishes -- Florida
Freshwater fishes.
Florida.
Genre/Form Field guides.
Form Electronic book
Author Page, Lawrence M., author.
Randall, Zachary S., author.
Sheehy, Griffin E., author.
Williams, James D. (James David), 1941-, author.
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