speciesspecies_IDSpeciesGroupSpeciesCommon_NameScientificNameFreshwater_Marine
71Amphibians-FrogsAmerican BullfrogLithobates catesbeianusBrackish
1050Coelenterates-HydrozoansBlack Sea jellyfishBlackfordia virginica Brackish
1060Coelenterates-Hydrozoansa freshwater hydroidCordylophora caspia Brackish
1192Coelenterates-ScyphozoanAustralian spotted jellyfishPhyllorhiza punctata Brackish
2827Crustaceans-Amphipodsa New Zealand amphipodParacorophium lucasi Brackish
2621Crustaceans-BarnaclesTitan acorn barnacleMegabalanus coccopoma Brackish
175Crustaceans-Copepodsa calanoid copepodPseudodiaptomus forbesiBrackish
168Crustaceans-CopepodsAsian calanoid copepodSinocalanus doerriBrackish
2750Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodTachidius triangularisBrackish
2252Crustaceans-CrabsBocourt swimming crabCallinectes bocourti Brackish
190Crustaceans-Crabsgreen crabCarcinus maenas Brackish
182Crustaceans-CrabsChinese mitten crabEriocheir sinensisBrackish
183Crustaceans-CrabsAsian shore crabHemigrapsus sanguineusBrackish
197Crustaceans-CrabsHarris mud crabRhithropanopeus harrisii Brackish
217Crustaceans-CrayfishRed Swamp CrayfishProcambarus clarkii Brackish
2409Crustaceans-Isopodsan asellid isopodCaecidotea racovitzaiBrackish
1201Crustaceans-ShrimpTahitian prawnMacrobrachium larBrackish
1205Crustaceans-Shrimpbrackish river prawnMacrobrachium macrobrachionBrackish
2620Crustaceans-ShrimpMississippi Grass ShrimpPalaemonetes kadiakensis Brackish
1207Crustaceans-ShrimpRiverine Grass ShrimpPalaemonetes paludosus Brackish
1209Crustaceans-ShrimpAsian tiger shrimpPenaeus monodon Brackish
491FishesAmerican ShadAlosa sapidissimaBrackish
755FishesAlligator GarAtractosteus spatulaBrackish
843FishesPike KillifishBelonesox belizanus Brackish
2265FishesNorthern SnakeheadChanna argus Brackish
453FishesMayan CichlidCichlasoma urophthalmus Brackish
486FishesWalking CatfishClarias batrachusBrackish
419Fishesunidentified pacuColossoma or Piaractus sp.Brackish
493FishesThreadfin ShadDorosoma petenenseBrackish
846FishesWestern MosquitofishGambusia affinisBrackish
2405FishesHighfin GobyGobionellus oceanicus Brackish
338FishesBrown HoploHoplosternum littoraleBrackish
549FishesSilver CarpHypophthalmichthys molitrixBrackish
853FishesCuban limiaLimia vittataBrackish
697FishesRainwater KillifishLucania parvaBrackish
2903FishesMississippi SilversideMenidia audensBrackish
787FishesStriped BassMorone saxatilisBrackish
463FishesBlue TilapiaOreochromis aureusBrackish
466FishesMozambique TilapiaOreochromis mossambicusBrackish
468FishesNile TilapiaOreochromis niloticusBrackish
858FishesSailfin MollyPoecilia latipinnaBrackish
863FishesGuppyPoecilia reticulataBrackish
2639FishesGuaruPoecilia viviparaBrackish
767FishesVermiculated Sailfin CatfishPterygoplichthys disjunctivusBrackish
769FishesAmazon Sailfin CatfishPterygoplichthys pardalisBrackish
770Fishessailfin armored catfishPterygoplichthys sp. Brackish
448FishesJack DempseyRocio octofasciata Brackish
926FishesAtlantic SalmonSalmo salarBrackish
477FishesBlackchin TilapiaSarotherodon melanotheronBrackish
482FishesSpotted TilapiaTilapia mariaeBrackish
716FishesShimofuri GobyTridentiger bifasciatusBrackish
869FishesGreen SwordtailXiphophorus helleriiBrackish
1089MammalsnutriaMyocastor coypusBrackish
707Marine FishesYellowfin GobyAcanthogobius flavimanusBrackish
708Marine FishesLongjaw MudsuckerGillichthys mirabilisBrackish
2255Marine Fishesmangrove gobyMugilogobius cavifronsBrackish
2256Marine Fishesfang-toothed blennyOmobranchus feroxBrackish
963Marine FisheslionfishPterois volitans/milesBrackish
945Marine FishesscatScatophagus argusBrackish
715Marine FishesShokihaze GobyTridentiger barbatusBrackish
717Marine FishesChameleon GobyTridentiger trigonocephalusBrackish
92Mollusks-BivalvesAsian clamCorbicula fluminea Brackish
110Mollusks-Bivalvesgreen musselPerna viridis Brackish
1037Mollusks-Gastropodsred-rim melaniaMelanoides tuberculata Brackish
2633Mollusks-Gastropodsgiant applesnailPomacea maculata Brackish
1008Mollusks-GastropodsNew Zealand mudsnailPotamopyrgus antipodarumBrackish
3014Mollusks-Gastropodsa crownsnailPyrgophorus parvulus Brackish
3004Plantsgolden leatherfernAcrostichum aureum Brackish
227PlantsalligatorweedAlternanthera philoxeroides Brackish
2968Plantstidalmarsh amaranthAmaranthus cannabinus Brackish
3268PlantsturtleweedBatis maritima Brackish
2676Plantstworank sedgeCarex disticha Brackish
228Plantscommon brassbuttonsCotula coronopifolia Brackish
2819PlantsCuban bulrushCyperus blepharoleptos Brackish
3013Plantssmallflower umbrella sedgeCyperus difformis Brackish
1130Plantsfloating waterhyacinthEichhornia crassipes Brackish
2942Plantsdioecious hydrillaHydrilla verticillata [dioecious] Brackish
2943Plantsmonoecious hydrillaHydrilla verticillata [monoecious] Brackish
2673Plantssaltmarsh rushJuncus gerardii Brackish
253Plantslarge-flower primrose-willowLudwigia grandiflora Brackish
3269PlantsKripaLumnitzera racemosa Brackish
235Plantsparrot featherMyriophyllum aquaticum Brackish
237PlantsEurasian watermilfoilMyriophyllum spicatum Brackish
1123PlantsriceOryza sativa Brackish
1134Plantscurly-leaf pondweedPotamogeton crispus Brackish
297Plantswater spanglesSalvinia minima Brackish
298Plantsgiant salviniaSalvinia molesta Brackish
1125PlantsAtlantic cordgrassSpartina alterniflora Brackish
1126Plantscommon cordgrassSpartina anglica Brackish
1127Plantsdense-flowered cordgrassSpartina densiflora Brackish
1128Plantssaltmeadow cordgrassSpartina patens Brackish
2679Plantsnarrow-leaved cattailTypha angustifolia Brackish
1135Plantsdwarf eelgrassZostera japonica Brackish
223Reptiles-CrocodiliansAmerican crocodileCrocodylus acutus Brackish
1278Reptiles-TurtlesChinese softshellPelodiscus sinensisBrackish
1261Reptiles-TurtlesRed-eared SliderTrachemys scripta elegansBrackish

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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 [9/16/2019].

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