Dynamic Dunes Fish Collection

Below is a list of fish in our collection. You may view the fish we have found from Presque Isle or fish we found from other locations throughout Pennsylvania. The lists can be sorted by clicking on the column heading.

Qualified researchers may apply for a user ID and password for detailed collection information by sending an email to dunes@psu.edu.

OrderFamilyFamily Common NameSpeciesAuthorSpecies Common NameCountyCollection Count
AmiiformesAmiidaeBowfinAmia calvaLinnaeusBowfinErie3
AtheriniformesAtherinopsidaeNew World SilversidesLabidesthes sicculus(Cope)Brook SilversideErie3
ClupeiformesClupeidaeHerringsDorosoma cepedianum(Lesueur)American Gizzard ShadErie1
CypriniformesCatostomidaeSuckersIctiobus bubalus(Rafinesque)Smallmouth BuffaloErie1
CypriniformesCyprinidaeCarps and MinnowsLuxilus cornutus(Mitchill)Common ShinerErie1
CypriniformesCyprinidaeCarps and MinnowsNotemigonus crysoleucas(Mitchill)Golden ShinerErie2
CypriniformesCyprinidaeCarps and MinnowsNotropis atherinoidesRafinesqueEmerald ShinerErie3
CypriniformesCyprinidaeCarps and MinnowsNotropis stramineus(Cope)Sand ShinerErie1
CypriniformesCyprinidaeCarps and MinnowsPimephales notatus(Rafinesque)Bluntnose MinnowErie2
CypriniformesCyprinidaeCarps and MinnowsScardinius erythrophthalmus(Linnaeus)RuddErie2
CyprinodontiformesFundulidaeKillifishesFundulus diaphanus(Lesueur)Banded KillifishErie4
EsociformesEsocidaePickerels,PikesEsox americanus vermiculatusLesueurGrass PickerelErie2
EsociformesEsocidaePickerels,PikesEsox luciusLinnaeusNorthern PikeErie2
EsociformesEsocidaePickerels, PikesEsox masquinongyMitchillMuskellungeErie1
EsociformesUmbridaeMudminnowsUmbra limi(Kirtland)Central MudminnowErie5
OsteoglossiformesHiodontidaeMooneyesHiodon tergisusLesueurMooneyeErie1
PerciformesCentrarchidaeSunfishesAmbloplites rupestris(Rafinesque)Rock BassErie1
PerciformesCentrarchidaeSunfishesLepomis gibbosus(Linnaeus)PumpkinseedErie2
PerciformesCentrarchidaeSunfishesLepomis gulosus(Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes)WarmouthErie1
PerciformesCentrarchidaeSunfishesLepomis macrochirusRafinesqueBluegillErie2
PerciformesCentrarchidaeSunfishesMicropterus salmoidesLacepedeLargemouth BassErie4
PerciformesCentrarchidaeSunfishesPomoxis nigromaculatus(Lesueur in Cuvier and Valenciennes)Black CrappieErie4
PerciformesGobiidaeGobiesNeogobius melanostomus(Pallas)Round GobyErie2
PerciformesGobiidaeGobiesProterorhinus semilunaris(Heckel)Tubenose GobyErie4
PerciformesPercidaePerchesEtheostoma exile(Girard)Iowa DarterErie2
PerciformesPercidaePerchesEtheostoma nigrumRafinesqueJohnny DarterErie1
PerciformesPercidaePerchesPerca flavescens(Mitchill)Yellow PerchErie2
SemionotiformesLepisosteidaeGarsLepisosteus oculatus(Winchell)Spotted GarErie1
SiluriformesIctaluridaeBullhead CatfishesAmeiurus natalis(Lesueur)Yellow BullheadErie1
SiluriformesIctaluridaeBullhead CatfishesAmeiurus nebulosus(Lesueur)Brown BullheadErie2
SiluriformesIctaluridaeBullhead CatfishesNoturus gyrinus(Mitchill)Tadpole MadtomErie3