NU BIOL 2318 - Freshwater Fish I and II

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Freshwater Fish I and IIOrder: Petromzontiformes Family: Petromyzontidae Species: Petromyzon marinus – Sea lampreyOrder: Acipenseriformes Family: Acipenseridae Species: Acipenser sp. - SturgeonOrder: Semionotiformes Family: Lepisosteidae Species: Lepisosteus osseus – Longnose GarOrder: Amiiformes Family: Amiidae Species: Amia calva – BowfinOrder: Anguilliformes Family: Anguillidae Species: Anguilla rostrata – American eelOrder: Clupeiformes Family: Clupeidae Species: Alosa pseudoharengus – AlewifeOrder: Cypriniformes Family: Cyprinidae Species: Carassius auratus - GoldfishOrder: Cypriniformes Family: Cyprinidae Species: Cyprinus carpio – Common CarpOrder: Cypriniformes Family: Cyprinidae Species: Notemigonus crysoleucas – Golden ShinerOrder: Cypriniformes Family: Catostomidae Species: Catostomus commersoni – White suckerOrder: Cypriniformes Family: Catostomidae Species: Erimyzon oblongus – Creek chubsuckerOrder: Siluriformes Family: Ictaluridae Species: Ameiurus nebulosus ­– Brown bullheadOrder: Salmoniformes Family: Esocidae Species: Esox americanus – Redfin pickerelOrder: Salmoniformes Family: Salmonidae Species: Oncorhynchus mykiss – Rainbow troutOrder: Cyprinodontiformes Family: Cyprinodontidae Species: Fundulus diaphanous – Banded killifishOrder: Cyprinodontiformes Family: Cyprinodontidae Species: Fundulus heteroclitus - MummichogOrder: Gasterosteiformes Family: Gasterosteidae Species: Gasterosteus aculeatus – 3-Spine sticklebackOrder: Gasterosteiformes Family: Gasterosteidae Species: Pungitius pungitius – 9-Spine sticklebackOrder: Perciformes Family: Centrarchidae Species: Enneacanthus obesus – Banded sunfishOrder: Perciformes Family: Centrarchidae Species: Lepomis gibbosus - PumpkinseedOrder: Perciformes Family: Centrarchidae Species: Lepomis macrochirus - BluegillOrder: Perciformes Family: Centrarchidae Species: Micropterus salmoides – Largemouth bassOrder: Perciformes Family: Percidae Species: Etheostoma fusiforme – Swamp darterOrder: Perciformes Family: Percidae Species: Etheostoma olmstedi – Tessellated darterFreshwater Fish I and IIFreshwater Fish I and IIVertebrate Zoology LabVertebrate Zoology LabSpring 2010Spring 2010Order: PetromzontiformesOrder: PetromzontiformesFamily: PetromyzontidaeFamily: PetromyzontidaeSpecies: Petromyzon marinus – Species: Petromyzon marinus – Sea lampreySea lamprey•Mouth is a circular Mouth is a circular discdisc•No jawsNo jaws•No paired finsNo paired fins•Seven pairs of gill Seven pairs of gill openingsopeningsOrder: AcipenseriformesOrder: AcipenseriformesFamily: AcipenseridaeFamily: AcipenseridaeSpecies: Species: AcipenserAcipenser sp. - sp. - SturgeonSturgeon•Scales are Scales are triangular-prism triangular-prism shapedshaped•Barbels on ventral Barbels on ventral side of mouthside of mouth•Mouth is ventral Mouth is ventral and shovel-shapedand shovel-shapedOrder: SemionotiformesOrder: SemionotiformesFamily: LepisosteidaeFamily: LepisosteidaeSpecies: Species: Lepisosteus osseusLepisosteus osseus – – Longnose GarLongnose Gar•Long, tubular snoutLong, tubular snout•Triangular scalesTriangular scales•Snake-likeSnake-likeOrder: AmiiformesOrder: AmiiformesFamily: AmiidaeFamily: AmiidaeSpecies: Species: Amia calvaAmia calva – Bowfin – Bowfin •Continuous dorsal Continuous dorsal finfin•Face is ossified (to Face is ossified (to change into bone) change into bone)Order: AnguilliformesOrder: AnguilliformesFamily: AnguillidaeFamily: AnguillidaeSpecies: Species: Anguilla rostrataAnguilla rostrata – – American eelAmerican eel•No pelvic finsNo pelvic fins•Snake-like bodySnake-like body•Continuous dorsal, Continuous dorsal, caudal, and anal caudal, and anal fins fins •Caudal fin not Caudal fin not distinctdistinctOrder: ClupeiformesOrder: ClupeiformesFamily: ClupeidaeFamily: ClupeidaeSpecies: Species: Alosa Alosa pseudoharenguspseudoharengus – Alewife – Alewife •CountershadingCountershading–Top = darkTop = dark–Bottom = silverBottom = silverOrder: CypriniformesOrder: CypriniformesFamily: CyprinidaeFamily: CyprinidaeSpecies: Species: Carassius auratus Carassius auratus - - GoldfishGoldfish•Large scalesLarge scalesOrder: CypriniformesOrder: CypriniformesFamily: CyprinidaeFamily: CyprinidaeSpecies: Species: Cyprinus carpioCyprinus carpio – – Common CarpCommon Carp•Chin barbel Chin barbelOrder: CypriniformesOrder: CypriniformesFamily: CyprinidaeFamily: CyprinidaeSpecies: Species: Notemigonus Notemigonus crysoleucascrysoleucas – Golden Shiner – Golden Shiner•Lateral line follows Lateral line follows belly (lower)belly (lower)Order: CypriniformesOrder: CypriniformesFamily: CatostomidaeFamily: CatostomidaeSpecies: Species: Catostomus Catostomus commersonicommersoni – White sucker – White sucker•Ventral mouthVentral mouth•Lateral lineLateral line•Dorsal fin with Dorsal fin with more than ten raysmore than ten raysOrder: CypriniformesOrder: CypriniformesFamily: CatostomidaeFamily: CatostomidaeSpecies: Species: Erimyzon oblongus Erimyzon oblongus – – Creek chubsuckerCreek chubsucker•Ventral mouthVentral mouth•No lateral lineNo lateral line•Dorsal fin with Dorsal fin with more than ten raysmore than ten raysOrder: SiluriformesOrder: SiluriformesFamily: IctaluridaeFamily: IctaluridaeSpecies: Species: Ameiurus nebulosus Ameiurus nebulosus – – Brown bullheadBrown bullhead•No body scalesNo body scales•Long barbels Long barbels around moutharound mouthOrder: Salmoniformes Order: Salmoniformes Family: EsocidaeFamily: EsocidaeSpecies: Species: Esox americanus Esox americanus – – Redfin pickerelRedfin pickerelOrder: Order: Salmoniformes Salmoniformes Family: EsocidaeFamily: EsocidaeSpecies: Species: Esox nigerEsox niger – – Chain pickerelChain pickerelFishFishSnoutSnoutLengthLengthEye Eye StripeStripeChain Chain PickerePickerellLongLongDown Down straightstraightRedfin Redfin PickerePickerellShortShortBackwardBackwards downs downOrder: SalmoniformesOrder: SalmoniformesFamily: SalmonidaeFamily: SalmonidaeSpecies: Species: Oncorhynchus mykissOncorhynchus mykiss – Rainbow trout– Rainbow trout•Caudal fin Caudal fin distinctly marked distinctly marked with radiating rows with radiating rows of black spotsof black spotsOrder: CyprinodontiformesOrder: CyprinodontiformesFamily: CyprinodontidaeFamily: CyprinodontidaeSpecies: Species: Fundulus diaphanousFundulus diaphanous – Banded killifish– Banded


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