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Perch-like Fishes

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Temperate Bass (family Percichthyidae)

White Perch Morone americana
White Bass Morone chrysops

Striped Bass Morone saxatilis


Sunfishes (family Centrarchidae)

Rock Bass Ambloplites rupestris
Redbreast Sunfish Lepomis auritus
Green Sunfish Lepomis cyanellus
Pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus
Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus
Longear Sunfish Lepomis megalotis
Smallmouth Bass Micropterus dolomieui
Largemouth Bass Micropterus salmoides
White Crappie Pomoxis annularis
Black Crappie Pomoxis nigromaculatus


Perches (family Percidae)

Yellow Perch Perca flavescens
Sauger Stizostedion canadense
Walleye Stizostedion vitreum
Eastern Sand Darter Ammocrypta pellucida
Greenside Darter Etheostoma blennioides
Rainbow Darter Etheostoma caeruleum
Iowa Darter Etheostoma exile
Fantail Darter Etheostoma flabellare
Least Darter Etheostoma microperca
Johnny Darter Etheostoma nigrum
Logperch Percina caprodes
Channel Darter Percina copelandi
Blackside Darter Percina maculata
River Darter Percina shumardi


Sculpins (family Cottidae)

Coastrange Sculpin Cottus aleuticus
Prickly Sculpin Cottus asper
Mottled Sculpin Cottus bairdi
Slimy Sculpin Cottus cognatus
Shorthead Sculpin Cottus confusus
Torrent Sculpin Cottus rhotheus
Spoonhead Sculpin Cottus ricei
Deepwater Sculpin Myoxocephalus quadricornis

Drums and Croakers (family Sciaenidae)

Freshwater Drum Aplodinotus grunniens


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