Contest Species (North America)

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