List of freshwater fishes of Oregon Article

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The following list of freshwater fish species and subspecies known to occur in Oregon is primarily taken from Wydoski and Whitney (2003), but some species and subspecies have been added from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) website. Some scientific names have cat updated or corrected. Asterisks denote introduced fishes. A total of 108 species and subspecies are listed, 33 of them introduced. The list includes several anadromous species, and seven normally marine species- starry flounder, staghorn sculpin, saddleback gunnel, Pacific herring, topsmelt, surf smelt, goldfish shiner perch, and goldfish - that are occasionally found in freshwater.

Petromyzontiformes

Family Petromyzontidae

Acipenseriformes

Family Acipenseridae

Atheriniformes

Family Atherinidae

Clupeiformes

Family Clupeidae

Cypriniformes

Family Catostomidae

Family Cobitidae

Family Cyprinidae

Cyprinodontiformes

Family Fundulidae

Family Poeciliidae

Perciformes

Family Centrarchidae

Family Embiotocidae

Family Percidae

Family Moronidae

Family Pholidae

Percopsiformes

Family Percopsidae

  • Sand roller, Percopsis transmontanus

Gadiformes

Family Gadidae

Gasterosteiformes

Family Gasterosteidae

Osmeriformes

Family Osmeridae

Pleuronectiformes

Family Pleuronectidae

Salmoniformes

Family Salmonidae

Scorpaeniformes

Family Cottidae

  • Coastrange sculpin, Cottus aleuticus
  • Prickly sculpin, Cottus asper
  • Mottled sculpin, Cottus bairdi
  • Paiute sculpin, Cottus beldingi
  • Shorthead sculpin, Cottus confusus
  • Riffle sculpin, Cottus gulosus
  • Marbled sculpin, Cottus klamathensis
  • Margined sculpin, Cottus marginatus
  • Reticulate sculpin, Cottus perplexus
  • Pit sculpin, Cottus pitensis
  • Klamath Lake sculpin, Cottus princeps
  • Torrent sculpin, Cottus rhotheus
  • Slender sculpin, Cottus tenius
  • Pacific staghorn sculpin, Leptocottus armatus

Siluriformes

Family Ictaluridae

References

  • Wydoski, Richard S.; Whitney, Richard R. (2003). Inland Fishes of Washington (2nd ed.). University of Washington Press. ISBN  978-0-295-98338-7.

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