Contest Species (North America)

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194 Species

# Common Name Scientific Name Species Group Range Micro Term edit link
1 Alewife Alosa pseudoharengus Mooneyes and Shad North America, Midwest, Northeast Standard
2 Bass, Alabama Micropterus henshalli Black Basses North America, The South Standard
3 Bass, Butterfly Peacock Cichla ocellaris Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
4 Bass, Choctaw Micropterus haiaka Black Basses North America, The South Standard
5 Bass, Coosa Micropterus coosae Black Basses North America, The South Standard
6 Bass, Guadalupe Micropterus treculii Black Basses North America, The South Standard
7 Bass, Largemouth Micropterus salmoides Black Basses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Asia Standard
8 Bass, Ozark Ambloplites constellatus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, The South Standard
9 Bass, Roanoke Ambloplites cavifrons Sunfishes North America, The South Standard
10 Bass, Rock Ambloplites rupestris Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
11 Bass, Shadow Ambloplites anommus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, The South Standard
12 Bass, Shoal Micropterus cataractae Black Basses North America, The South Standard
13 Bass, Smallmouth Micropterus dolomieu Black Basses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
14 Bass, Spotted Micropterus punctulatus Black Basses North America, Midwest, The South Standard
15 Bass, Striped Morone saxatilis Temperate Basses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Saltwater Standard
16 Bass, Suwannee Micropterus notius Black Basses North America, The South Standard
17 Bass, White Morone chrysops Temperate Basses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
18 Bass, Yellow Morone mississippiensis Temperate Basses North America, Midwest, The South Standard
19 Bowfin Amia calva Bowfin and Gars North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
20 Buffalo, Bigmouth Ictiobus cyprinellas Buffalos North America, Midwest, The South Standard
21 Buffalo, Black Ictiobus niger Buffalos North America, Midwest, The South Standard
22 Buffalo, Smallmouth Ictiobus bubalus Buffalos North America, Midwest, The South, Western Standard
23 Bullhead, Black Ictalurus melas Catfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
24 Bullhead, Brown Ictalurus nebulosus Catfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
25 Bullhead, Flat Ameiurus platycephalus Catfishes North America, The South Standard
26 Bullhead, Snail Ameiurus brunneus Catfishes North America, The South Standard
27 Bullhead, Spotted Ameiurus serracanthus Catfishes North America, The South Standard
28 Bullhead, Yellow Ameiurus natalis Catfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
29 Burbot Lota lota American Oddballs North America, Midwest, Northeast, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Europe and Scandinavia Standard
30 Carp, Bighead Hypophthalmichthys nobilis Carps North America, Midwest, The South, Asia Standard
31 Carp, Common Cyprinius carpio Carps North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Europe and Scandinavia, Asia, Australia and Oceania Standard
32 Carp, Grass Ctenopharyngodon idella Carps North America, Midwest, The South, Central and South America, Asia Standard
33 Carp, Silver Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Carps North America, Midwest, The South, Asia Standard
34 Carpsucker, Highfin Carpoides velifer Carpsuckers and Chubsuckers North America, Midwest, The South Standard
35 Carpsucker, Quillback Carpoides cyprinus Carpsuckers and Chubsuckers North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
36 Carpsucker, River Carpoides carpio Carpsuckers and Chubsuckers North America, Midwest, The South Standard
37 Catfish, Blue Ictalurus furcatus Catfishes North America, Midwest, The South Standard
38 Catfish, Brown Hoplo Hoplosternum littorale Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
39 Catfish, Channel Ictalurus punctatus Catfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
40 Catfish, Flathead Pylodictus olivarus Catfishes North America, Midwest, The South Standard
41 Catfish, Orinoco Sailfin Pterygoplichthys multiradiatus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South Standard
42 Catfish, Vermiculated Sailfin Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
43 Catfish, Walking Clarias batrachus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Asia Standard
44 Catfish, White Ameiurus catus Catfishes North America, The South Standard
45 Char, Arctic Salvelinus alpinus Salmonids North America, Northeast, Alaska and Western Canada, Europe and Scandinavia Standard
46 Chiselmouth Acrocheilus alutaceus Minnows and Allies North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
47 Chub, Blue Gila coerulea Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
48 Chub, Bonytail Gila elegans Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
49 Chub, Bull Nocomis raneyi Minnows and Allies North America, The South Standard
50 Chub, Creek Semotilus atromaculatus Minnows and Allies North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
51 Chub, Flathead Platygobio gracilis Minnows and Allies North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
52 Chub, Humpback Gila cypha Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
53 Chub, Roundtail Gila robusta Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
54 Chub, Tui Gila Bicolor Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
55 Chub, Utah Gila atraria Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
56 Chub, Virgin Gila seminuda Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
57 Chubsucker, Creek Erimyzon oblongus Carpsuckers and Chubsuckers North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
58 Chubsucker, Lake Erimyzon sucetta Carpsuckers and Chubsuckers North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
59 Cichlid, Black Acara Cichlasoma portalegrense Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
60 Cichlid, Blacktail Paraneetroplus melanurus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
61 Cichlid, Jack Dempsey Rocio octofasciata Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
62 Cichlid, Jaguar Cichlasoma managuense Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
63 Cichlid, Mayan Cichlasoma urophthalmus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
64 Cichlid, Midas Amphilophus citrinellus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
65 Cichlid, Oscar Astronotus ocellatus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
66 Cichlid, Texas Herichthys cyanoguttatus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Central and South America Standard
67 Cisco, Arctic Coregonus autumnalis Salmonids North America, Alaska and Western Canada, Saltwater Standard
68 Cisco, Northern (Tullibee) Coregonus artedi Salmonids North America, Midwest, Northeast, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
69 Crappie, Black Pomoxis nigromaculatus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
70 Crappie, White Pomoxis annularis Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
71 Cui-ui Chasmites cujus Suckers North America, Western Standard
72 Dolly Varden Salvelinus malma Salmonids North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Saltwater Standard
73 Drum, Freshwater Aplodinotus grunniens American Oddballs North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
74 Eel, American Anguilla rostrata American Oddballs North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
75 Fallfish Semotilus corporalis Minnows and Allies North America, Northeast Standard
76 Gar, Alligator Atractosteus spatula Bowfin and Gars North America, The South Standard
77 Gar, Florida Lepisosteus platyrhincus Bowfin and Gars North America, The South Standard
78 Gar, Longnose Lepisosteus osseus Bowfin and Gars North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
79 Gar, Shortnose Lepisosteus platostomus Bowfin and Gars North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
80 Gar, Spotted Lepisosteus oculatus Bowfin and Gars North America, Midwest, The South Standard
81 Goldeye Hiodon alsoides Mooneyes and Shad North America, Midwest, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
82 Goldfish Carassius auratus Carps North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Europe and Scandinavia, Central and South America, Asia Standard
83 Grayling, Arctic Thymallus arcticus Salmonids North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
84 Herring, Skipjack Alosa chrysochloris Mooneyes and Shad North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
85 Hitch Lavinia exilicauda Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
86 Inconnu Stenodus leucichthys Salmonids North America, Alaska and Western Canada, Asia Standard
87 Jumprock, Brassy Scartomyzon brassieus Suckers North America, The South Standard
88 Jumprock, Greater Moxostoma lachneri Suckers North America, The South Standard
89 Minnow, Hardhead Mylopharodon conocephalus Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
90 Mooneye Hiodon tergisus Mooneyes and Shad North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
91 Mullet, Striped Mugil cephalus American Oddballs North America, The South, Saltwater Standard
92 Muskellunge Esox masquinongy Pikes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
93 Paddlefish Polyodon spathula American Oddballs North America, Midwest, The South, Western Standard
94 Peamouth Mylocheilus caurinus Minnows and Allies North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
95 Perch, Sacramento Archoplites interruptus Sunfishes North America, Western Standard
96 Perch, Tule Hysterocarpus traski American Oddballs North America, Western Standard
97 Perch, White Morone americana Temperate Basses North America, Midwest, Northeast, Saltwater Standard
98 Perch, Yellow Perca flavescens Perches North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
99 Pickerel, Chain Esox niger Pikes North America, Northeast, The South Standard
100 Pickerel, Grass Esox americanus Pikes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
101 Pike, Northern Esox lucius Pikes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Europe and Scandinavia, Asia Standard
102 Pikeminnow, Colorado Ptychocheilus lucius Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
103 Pikeminnow, Northern Ptychocheilus oregonensis Minnows and Allies North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
104 Pikeminnow, Sacramento Ptychocheilus grandis Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
105 Pikeminnow, Umpqua Ptychocheilus umpquae Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
106 Redhorse, Black Moxostoma duquesnei Redhorses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
107 Redhorse, Blacktail Moxostoma poecilurum Redhorses North America, The South Standard
108 Redhorse, Golden Moxostoma erythrurum Redhorses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
109 Redhorse, Grayfin Moxostoma sp. undescribed Redhorses North America, The South Standard
110 Redhorse, Greater Moxostoma valencienesi Redhorses North America, Midwest Standard
111 Redhorse, Notchlip Moxostoma collapsum Redhorses North America, The South Standard
112 Redhorse, Pealip Moxostoma pisolabrum Redhorses North America, Midwest Standard
113 Redhorse, River Moxostoma carinatum Redhorses North America, Midwest Standard
114 Redhorse, Robust Moxostoma robustum Redhorses North America, The South Standard
115 Redhorse, Shorthead Moxostoma macrolepidotum Redhorses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
116 Redhorse, Sicklefin Moxostoma sp. undescribed Redhorses North America, Northeast Standard
117 Redhorse, Silver Moxostoma anisurum Redhorses North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
118 Redhorse, Smallmouth Moxostoma breviceps Redhorses North America, Midwest Standard
119 Redhorse, V-Lip Moxostoma pappillosum Redhorses North America, The South Standard
120 Salmon, Atlantic Salmo salar Salmonids North America, Northeast, Europe and Scandinavia Standard
121 Salmon, Chinook Onchorhyncus tshawytscha Salmonids North America, Midwest, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
122 Salmon, Chum Onchorhyncus keta Salmonids North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Saltwater Standard
123 Salmon, Coho Onchorhyncus kisutch Salmonids North America, Midwest, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
124 Salmon, Pink Onchorhyncus gorbuscha Salmonids North America, Midwest, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
125 Salmon, Sockeye Onchorhyncus nerka Salmonids North America, Midwest, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Asia, Saltwater Standard
126 Sauger Sander canadensis Perches North America, Midwest Standard
127 Sculpin, Fourhorn Myoxocephalus quadricornis American Oddballs North America, Alaska and Western Canada, Saltwater Standard
128 Severum, Green Heros severus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South Standard
129 Shad, American Alosa sapidissima Mooneyes and Shad North America, Northeast, The South Standard
130 Shad, Blueback Herring Alosa aestivalis Mooneyes and Shad North America, Northeast, The South Standard
131 Shad, Gizzard Dorosoma cepedianum Mooneyes and Shad North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
132 Shad, Hickory Alosa mediocris Mooneyes and Shad North America, Northeast, The South Standard
133 Shiner, Golden Notemigonus crysoleucas Minnows and Allies North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western Standard
134 Sleeper Goby, Bigmouth Gobiomorus dormitor American Oddballs North America, The South, Central and South America, Saltwater Standard
135 Sleeper Goby, Fat Dormitator maculatus American Oddballs North America, The South Standard
136 Snakehead, Bullseye Channa marulius Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Asia Standard
137 Snakehead, Northern Channa argus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, Northeast, Asia Standard
138 Splittail, Sacramento Pogonichthys macrolepidotus Minnows and Allies North America, Western Standard
139 Sturgeon, Atlantic Acipenser oxyrinchus Sturgeons North America, The South, Saltwater Standard
140 Sturgeon, Green Acipenser medirostris Sturgeons North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Saltwater Standard
141 Sturgeon, Lake Acipenser fulvescens Sturgeons North America, Midwest, Northeast Standard
142 Sturgeon, Pallid Scaphirhynchus albus Sturgeons North America, Midwest, The South, Western Standard
143 Sturgeon, Shortnose Acipenser brevirostrum Sturgeons North America, Northeast, The South Standard
144 Sturgeon, Shovelnose Scaphirhynchus platorhynchus Sturgeons North America, Midwest, The South Standard
145 Sturgeon, White Acipenser transmontanus Sturgeons North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
146 Sucker, Alabama Hog Hypentelium etowanum Suckers North America, The South Standard
147 Sucker, Blue Cycleptus elongatus Suckers North America, Midwest, The South Standard
148 Sucker, Bluehead Catostomus discobolus Suckers North America, Western Standard
149 Sucker, Bridgelip Catostomus columbianus Suckers North America, Western Standard
150 Sucker, Desert Catostomus clarkii Suckers North America, Western Standard
151 Sucker, Flannelmouth Catostomus latipinnis Suckers North America, Western Standard
152 Sucker, Largescale Catostomus macrocheilus Suckers North America, Western Standard
153 Sucker, Longnose Catostomus catostomus Suckers North America, Midwest, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Asia Standard
154 Sucker, Mountain Catostomus platyrhynchus Suckers North America, Western Standard
155 Sucker, Northern Hog Hypentelium nigricans Suckers North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
156 Sucker, Owens Catostomus fumeiventris Suckers North America, Western Standard
157 Sucker, Razorback Xyrauchen texanus Suckers North America, Western Standard
158 Sucker, Roanoke Hog Hypentelium roanokense Suckers North America, The South Standard
159 Sucker, Sacramento Catostomus occidentalis Suckers North America, Western Standard
160 Sucker, Sonora Catostomus insignis Suckers North America, Western Standard
161 Sucker, Spotted Minetrema melanops Suckers North America, Midwest, The South Standard
162 Sucker, Utah Catostomus ardens Suckers North America, Western Standard
163 Sucker, White Catostomus comersoni Suckers North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
164 Sunfish, Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Asia Standard
165 Sunfish, Flier Centrarchis macropterus Sunfishes North America, The South Standard
166 Sunfish, Green Lepomis cyanellus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
167 Sunfish, Longear Lepomis megalotis Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South Standard
168 Sunfish, Northern Lepomis peltastes Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast Standard
169 Sunfish, Pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Europe and Scandinavia Standard
170 Sunfish, Redbreast Lepomis auritus Sunfishes North America, The South Standard
171 Sunfish, Redear Lepomis microlophus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, The South Standard
172 Sunfish, Redspotted Lepomis miniatus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, The South Standard
173 Sunfish, Spotted Lepomis punctatus Sunfishes North America, The South Standard
174 Sunfish, Warmouth Lepomis gulosus Sunfishes North America, Midwest, The South Standard
175 Tilapia, Blue Oreochromis aureus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Africa Standard
176 Tilapia, Mozambique Oreochromis mossambicus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Africa Standard
177 Tilapia, Nile Oreochromis niloticus Miscellaneous Exotics North America, Asia, Africa Standard
178 Tilapia, Redbelly Tilapia zillii Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Asia, Africa Standard
179 Tilapia, Spotted Tilapia mariae Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South, Asia, Australia and Oceania, Africa Standard
180 Tilapia, Zebra Tilapia buttikoferi Miscellaneous Exotics North America, The South Standard
181 Tomcod, Atlantic Microgadus tomcod American Oddballs North America, Northeast, Saltwater Standard
182 Trout, Brook Salvelinus fontinalis Salmonids North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
183 Trout, Brown Salmo trutta Salmonids North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Europe and Scandinavia, Central and South America, Australia and Oceania Standard
184 Trout, Bull Salvelinus confluentus Salmonids North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
185 Trout, Cutthroat Onchorhyncus clarkii Salmonids North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Saltwater Standard
186 Trout, Gila Oncorhynchus gilae Salmonids North America, Western Standard
187 Trout, Golden Onchorhyncus aguabonita Salmonids North America, Western Standard
188 Trout, Lake Salvelinus namaycush Salmonids North America, Midwest, Northeast, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
189 Trout, Rainbow Onchorhyncus mykiss Salmonids North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada, Europe and Scandinavia Standard
190 Walleye Sander vitreus Perches North America, Midwest, Northeast, The South, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
191 Whitefish, Humpback Coregonus pidschian Salmonids North America, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
192 Whitefish, Lake Coregonus clupeaformis Salmonids North America, Midwest, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
193 Whitefish, Mountain Prosopium williamsoni Salmonids North America, Western, Alaska and Western Canada Standard
194 Whitefish, Round Prosopium cylindraceum Salmonids North America, Midwest, Northeast, Alaska and Western Canada Standard