speciesspecies_IDSpeciesGroupSpeciesCommon_NameScientificNameFreshwater_Marine
278Bryozoansa freshwater bryozoanLophopodella carteri Marine
273Bryozoansa bryozoanPlumatella repensMarine
1050Coelenterates-HydrozoansBlack Sea jellyfishBlackfordia virginica Marine
1060Coelenterates-Hydrozoansa freshwater hydroidCordylophora caspia Marine
1192Coelenterates-ScyphozoanAustralian spotted jellyfishPhyllorhiza punctata Marine
2827Crustaceans-Amphipodsa New Zealand amphipodParacorophium lucasi Marine
2828Crustaceans-Amphipodsan amphipodParacorophium sp.Marine
2621Crustaceans-BarnaclesTitan acorn barnacleMegabalanus coccopoma Marine
166Crustaceans-CopepodsJapanese fishlouseArgulus japonicusMarine
178Crustaceans-Copepodsa calanoid copepodEurytemora affinisMarine
171Crustaceans-CopepodsAsian copepodLimnoithona sinensisMarine
172Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodLimnoithona tetraspinaMarine
175Crustaceans-Copepodsa calanoid copepodPseudodiaptomus forbesiMarine
168Crustaceans-CopepodsAsian calanoid copepodSinocalanus doerriMarine
2750Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodTachidius triangularisMarine
2252Crustaceans-CrabsBocourt swimming crabCallinectes bocourti Marine
190Crustaceans-Crabsgreen crabCarcinus maenas Marine
182Crustaceans-CrabsChinese mitten crabEriocheir sinensisMarine
183Crustaceans-CrabsAsian shore crabHemigrapsus sanguineusMarine
197Crustaceans-CrabsHarris mud crabRhithropanopeus harrisii Marine
215Crustaceans-CrayfishVirile Crayfish, Northern CrayfishFaxonius virilis Marine
200Crustaceans-CrayfishSignal crayfishPacifastacus leniusculus Marine
217Crustaceans-CrayfishRed Swamp CrayfishProcambarus clarkii Marine
1200Crustaceans-ShrimpSiberian prawnExopalaemon modestus Marine
1201Crustaceans-ShrimpTahitian prawnMacrobrachium larMarine
1203Crustaceans-Shrimpgiant river prawnMacrobrachium rosenbergiiMarine
1209Crustaceans-ShrimpAsian tiger shrimpPenaeus monodon Marine
285Entoproctsfreshwater goblet wormUrnatella gracilis Marine
491FishesAmerican ShadAlosa sapidissimaMarine
308FishesEuropean eelAnguilla anguillaMarine
843FishesPike KillifishBelonesox belizanus Marine
414FishesGiant SnakeheadChanna micropeltesMarine
441FishesBlack AcaraCichlasoma bimaculatumMarine
453FishesMayan CichlidCichlasoma urophthalmus Marine
486FishesWalking CatfishClarias batrachusMarine
2948FishesGrass Carp (triploid)Ctenopharyngodon idella Marine
514FishesGrass CarpCtenopharyngodon idellaMarine
662FishesSheepshead MinnowCyprinodon variegatusMarine
493FishesThreadfin ShadDorosoma petenenseMarine
846FishesWestern MosquitofishGambusia affinisMarine
457FishesAfrican JewelfishHemichromis letourneuxiMarine
549FishesSilver CarpHypophthalmichthys molitrixMarine
697FishesRainwater KillifishLucania parvaMarine
787FishesStriped BassMorone saxatilisMarine
463FishesBlue TilapiaOreochromis aureusMarine
466FishesMozambique TilapiaOreochromis mossambicusMarine
468FishesNile TilapiaOreochromis niloticusMarine
2788FishesTilapia speciesOreochromis sp. Marine
973FishesPacific PompanoPeprilus simillimusMarine
838Fishesredtail catfishPhractocephalus hemioliopterusMarine
3162FishesWarthead BlennyProtemblemaria punctata Marine
768FishesOrinoco Sailfin CatfishPterygoplichthys multiradiatusMarine
770Fishessailfin armored catfishPterygoplichthys sp. Marine
2987FishesCobiaRachycentron canadum Marine
926FishesAtlantic SalmonSalmo salarMarine
477FishesBlackchin TilapiaSarotherodon melanotheronMarine
3331Fisheswhitetail damselfishStegastes leucorus Marine
482FishesSpotted TilapiaTilapia mariaeMarine
480Fishesunidentified tilapiaTilapia sp.Marine
716FishesShimofuri GobyTridentiger bifasciatusMarine
2647MammalsSouth American sea lionOtaria flavescensMarine
3168Marine Fishesspiny chromis damselfishAcanthochromis polyacanthus Marine
707Marine FishesYellowfin GobyAcanthogobius flavimanusMarine
2760Marine Fisheswhitespotted surgeonfishAcanthurus guttatusMarine
2931Marine Fisheschocolate surgeonfishAcanthurus pyroferusMarine
2554Marine FishesRed Sea surgeonfishAcanthurus sohalMarine
3243Marine Fishesclown anemonefishAmphiprion ocellaris Marine
669Marine FishesDeepbody AnchovyAnchoa compressaMarine
2590Marine Fishesgoldspotted angelfishApolemichthys xanthopunctatusMarine
2761Marine Fishesmasked pufferfishArothron diadematusMarine
2823Marine Fishesclown triggerfishBalistoides conspicillumMarine
3170Marine Fishesmud sleeperButis koilomatodon Marine
2262Marine Fisheslemonpeel angelCentropyge flavissimaMarine
2591Marine Fishesflaming angelfishCentropyge loriculaMarine
964Marine Fishespeacock hindCephalopholis argusMarine
965Marine Fishesdarkfin hindCephalopholis urodetaMarine
2301Marine Fishesraccoon butterflyfishChaetodon lunulaMarine
2592Marine Fishesvermiculated angelfishChaetodontoplus mesoleucusMarine
2762Marine Fishesbrownbanded bamboosharkChiloscyllium punctatumMarine
966Marine Fishespanther grouperChromileptes altivelisMarine
3236Marine FishesAzores chromisChromis limbata Marine
2606Marine Fishesdwarf hawkfishCirrhitichthys falcoMarine
2607Marine FishesCoral HawkfishCirrhitichthys oxycephalusMarine
2805Marine Fisheswhitetail damselfishDascyllus aruanusMarine
2763Marine Fishesthree spot damselfishDascyllus trimaculatusMarine
967Marine Fishesblacktip grouperEpinephelus fasciatusMarine
969Marine Fishesstarspotted grouperEpinephelus hexagonatusMarine
970Marine FishesMarquesan grouperEpinephelus irroratusMarine
971Marine Fishesdwarf spotted grouperEpinephelus merraMarine
2822Marine FishesSumman grouperEpinephelus ongus Marine
687Marine FishesGulf KillifishFundulus grandisMarine
723Marine FishesFairy BassletGramma loretoMarine
2580Marine Fishesunidentified morayGymnothorax sp.Marine
3019Marine Fishespennant coralfishHeniochus acuminatus Marine
2844Marine Fishespennant coralfishHeniochus diphreutes Marine
2596Marine FishesRed Sea bannerfishHeniochus intermediusMarine
2787Marine FishesbannerfishHeniochus sp. Marine
495Marine Fishesgoldspot herringHerklotsichthys quadrimaculatusMarine
2638Marine FishesTessellated BlennyHypsoblennius invemarMarine
2403Marine FishesFreckled BlennyHypsoblennius ionthasMarine
759Marine FishesemperorLethrinus sp.Marine
771Marine Fishesblacktail snapperLutjanus fulvusMarine
772Marine Fisheshumpback snapperLutjanus gibbusMarine
773Marine FishesSpotted Rose SnapperLutjanus guttatusMarine
774Marine Fishesbluestripe snapperLutjanus kasmiraMarine
2589Marine Fishesemperor snapperLutjanus sebaeMarine
2255Marine Fishesmangrove gobyMugilogobius cavifronsMarine
2553Marine Fishesorangespine unicornfishNaso lituratusMarine
2936Marine Fishesregal demoiselleNeopomacentrus cyanomosMarine
3009Marine FishesMuzzled blennyOmobranchus punctatus Marine
2902Marine Fishesbarred knifejawOplegnathus fasciatus Marine
334Marine FishesblennyParablennius thysaniusMarine
2309Marine Fishesorbicular batfishPlatax orbicularis Marine
2765Marine Fishesspotted sweetlipPlectorhinchus chaetodonoidesMarine
2295Marine Fishesblue ringed angelfishPomacanthus annularisMarine
877Marine FishesArabian angelPomacanthus asfurMarine
2294Marine Fishesemperor angelfishPomacanthus imperatorMarine
2297Marine Fishesyellowbar angelfishPomacanthus maculosusMarine
2296Marine Fishessemicircle angelfishPomacanthus semicirculatusMarine
878Marine Fishesbluefaced angelPomacanthus xanthometoponMarine
963Marine FisheslionfishPterois volitans/milesMarine
2605Marine FishesRegal angelfishPygoplites diacanthusMarine
2766Marine FishesLagoon TriggerfishRhinecanthus aculeatusMarine
323Marine Fishesbursa triggerfishRhinecanthus verrucosusMarine
497Marine FishesMarquesan sardineSardinella marquesensisMarine
945Marine FishesscatScatophagus argusMarine
3250Marine FishesJapanese yellowtail jackSeriola aureovittata Marine
3094Marine Fishesblotched foxfaceSiganus unimaculatus Marine
754Marine FishesTautogTautoga onitisMarine
3249Marine Fisheswhitetip reef sharkTriaenodon obesus Marine
715Marine FishesShokihaze GobyTridentiger barbatusMarine
717Marine FishesChameleon GobyTridentiger trigonocephalusMarine
791Marine Fishesbandedtail goatfishUpeneus vittatusMarine
790Marine FisheskandaValamugil engeliMarine
2303Marine FishesMoorish IdolZanclus cornutusMarine
2299Marine Fishessailfin tangZebrasoma desjardiniiMarine
2304Marine Fishesyellow tangZebrasoma flavescensMarine
2797Marine FishesBrown TangZebrasoma scopasMarine
2300Marine Fishessailfin tangZebrasoma veliferumMarine
2305Marine Fishesyellowtail tangZebrasoma xanthurumMarine
92Mollusks-BivalvesAsian clamCorbicula fluminea Marine
5Mollusks-Bivalveszebra musselDreissena polymorpha Marine
110Mollusks-Bivalvesgreen musselPerna viridis Marine
1029Mollusks-Gastropodsbloodfluke planorbBiomphalaria glabrataMarine
987Mollusks-Gastropodsmud bithynia, faucet snailBithynia tentaculataMarine
1044Mollusks-GastropodsChinese mysterysnailCipangopaludina chinensis Marine
1037Mollusks-Gastropodsred-rim melaniaMelanoides tuberculata Marine
1018Mollusks-Gastropodsveined rapa whelkRapana venosaMarine
228Plantscommon brassbuttonsCotula coronopifolia Marine
3161PlantsGuadalupe waternymphNajas guadalupensis Marine
298Plantsgiant salviniaSalvinia molesta Marine
1125PlantsAtlantic cordgrassSpartina alterniflora Marine
1126Plantscommon cordgrassSpartina anglica Marine
1127Plantsdense-flowered cordgrassSpartina densiflora Marine
1128Plantssaltmeadow cordgrassSpartina patens Marine
1135Plantsdwarf eelgrassZostera japonica Marine

Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

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