Illinois Natural History Survey - University of Illinois

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Select species for statewide distribution map.


Class Cephalaspidomorphi

 

Class Osteichthyes

Order Acipenseriformes

 

Order Lepisosteiformes

 

Order Amiiformes

  • Family Amiidae: Bowfins
  • Amia calva Linnaeus - bowfin

 

Order Osteoglossiformes

 

Order Anguilliformes

 

Order Clupeiformes

 

Order Cypriniformes

 

  • Family Cobitidae
  • Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor) - Oriental weatherfish I 

 

Order Siluriformes

 

Order Salmoniformes

 

Order Percopsiformes

 

Order Gadiformes

  • Family Gadidae
  • Lota lota (Linnaeus) - burbot

 

Order Atheriniformes

  • Family Atherinidae:Silversides
  • Labidesthes sicculus (Cope) - brook silverside
  • Menidia beryllina (Cope) - inland siverside I

 

Order Cyprinodontiformes

 

Order Gasterosteiformes

 

Order Scorpaeniformes

 

Order Perciformes

 

Order Perciformes


(Y) = Extinct
FE = Federally Endangered
X = Extirpated from Illinois
SE = Illinois State Endangered
ST = Illinois State Threatened
WL = Illinois Watch List
I = Introduced


Maps show fish deposited in the INHS Fish Collection, 1920-1999. (.GIF format)

This list is maintained by Mike Retzer 
Updated 3/20/2006



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