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UMESC - LTRMP Reports - Fish - Pool 26 - Total Catch by Gear Type

Fish Reports

tree 2002 Report

Table 3.4

Total catches, by gear type, of fish collected in Pool 26 of the Upper Mississippi River during 2002. See Table 2.4 for the list of sampling gears actually deployed in this study reach.


Species Common name Scientific name D F M HS HL T TOTAL
1 Shovelnose sturgeon Scaphirhynchus platorynchus - - - - - 8 8
2 Spotted gar Lepisosteus oculatus 2 2 2 - - - 6
3 Longnose gar L. osseus 1 1 - - - - 2
4 Shortnose gar L. platostomus 40 159 64 - 7 - 270
5 Bowfin Amia calva - 5 - - - - 5
6 Goldeye Hiodon alosoides 2 1 - - - - 3
7 Mooneye H. tergisus 4 - - - - - 4
8 American eel Anguilla rostrata - - - 1 - - 1
9 Skipjack herring Alosa chrysochloris 105 1 1 - - - 107
10 Gizzard shad Dorosoma cepedianum 8435 42 24910 - - 1 33388
11 Threadfin shad D. petenense 75 - - - - - 75
12 Central stoneroller Campostoma anomalum - - 3 - - - 3
13 Goldfish Carassius auratus 1 - - - - - 1
14 Grass carp Ctenopharyngodon idella 10 1 - - 1 - 12
15 Red shiner Cyprinella lutrensis - - 2 - - - 2
16 Spotfin shiner C. spiloptera 33 - 141 - - - 174
17 Common carp Cyprinus carpio 712 28 111 53 80 - 984
18 Carp x goldfish hybrid C. carpio x auratus 1 - - - - - 1
19 Mississippi silvery minnow Hybognathus nuchalis 37 - 170 - - - 207
20 Silver carp Hypopthalmichthys molitrix 4 - 1 - - - 5
21 Bighead carp H. nobilis 11 9 24 - 6 - 50
22 Silver chub Macrhybopsis storeriana 13 - 1 - - 7 21
23 Golden shiner Notemigonus crysoleucas 1 - 2 - - - 3
24 Emerald shiner Notropis atherinoides 1846 - 3069 - - 2 4917
25 River shiner N. blennius 30 - 40 - - - 70
26 Spottail shiner N. hudsonius - - 2 - - - 2
27 Silverband shiner N. shumardi 54 - 72 - - - 126
28 Sand shiner N. stramineus 1 - 2 - - - 3
29 Channel shiner N. wickliffi 82 - 163 - - - 245
30 Bluntnose minnow Pimephales notatus - - 9 - - - 9
31 Bullhead minnow P. vigilax 218 - 114 - - - 332
32 Creek chub Semotilus atromaculatus - - 1 - - - 1
33 River carpsucker Carpiodes carpio 144 16 23 - 5 1 189
34 Smallmouth buffalo Ictiobus bubalus 110 10 - 2 227 - 349
35 Bigmouth buffalo I. cyprinellus 45 - 2 - - - 47
36 Black buffalo I. niger 22 2 1 - 3 - 28
37 Unidentified buffalo Ictiobus sp. 129 - 262 - - - 391
38 Shorthead redhorse Moxostoma macrolepidotum 18 4 - - 4 - 26
39 Yellow bullhead Ameiurus natalis 1 - - - - - 1
40 Blue catfish Ictalurus furcatus 2 - - 195 55 92 344
41 Channel catfish I. punctatus 329 5 29 996 123 34 1516
42 Freckled madtom Noturus nocturnus - - 1 1 - - 2
43 Flathead catfish Pylodictis olivaris 34 3 1 22 24 - 84
44 Grass pickerel Esox americanus vermiculatus 1 - - - - - 1
45 Western mosquitofish Gambusia affinis 9 - 267 - - - 276
46 Brook silverside Labidesthes sicculus 2 - 2 - - - 4
47 White bass Morone chrysops 212 103 100 20 11 - 446
48 Yellow bass M. mississippiensis 2 3 1 - - - 6
49 Green sunfish Lepomis cyanellus 287 1 13 - - - 301
50 Warmouth L. gulosus 33 1 5 - - - 39
51 Orangespotted sunfish L. humilis 259 13 66 - - - 338
52 Bluegill L. macrochirus 738 85 60 6 1 - 890
53 Redear sunfish L. microlophus 2 - - - - - 2
54 Green x bluegill sunfish L. cyanellus x macrochirus 32 - - - - - 32
55 Unidentified Lepomis Lepomis sp. - - 214 - - - 214
56 Smallmouth bass Micropterus dolomieu 2 - - - - - 2
57 Largemouth bass M. salmoides 68 1 6 - - - 75
58 White crappie Pomoxis annularis 15 46 37 - - - 98
59 Black crappie P. nigromaculatus 24 250 44 - 1 - 319
60 Unidentified sunfish Unidentified Centrarchidae - - 3 - - - 3
61 Mud darter Etheostoma asprigene 1 - - - - - 1
62 Logperch Percina caprodes 2 - 2 - - - 4
63 Sauger Stizostedion canadense 34 5 7 - - - 46
64 Freshwater drum Aplodinotus grunniens 351 41 165 25 112 5 699
65 Larval fish Unidentified - - 10 - - - 10
      14626 838 30225 1321 660 150 47820

 

Sampling gears:
D - Day electrofishing
F - Fyke netting
M - Mini fyke netting
HS - Small hoop netting
HL - Large hoop netting
T - Trawling
September 22, 2004


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