speciesspecies_IDSpeciesGroupSpeciesCommon_NameScientificName
2970Plantssingle-vein sweetflagAcorus calamus
2235Mollusks-BivalveselktoeAlasmidonta marginata
221Reptiles-CrocodiliansAmerican alligatorAlligator mississippiensis
2681Plantswater foxtailAlopecurus geniculatus
491FishesAmerican ShadAlosa sapidissima
227PlantsalligatorweedAlternanthera philoxeroides
2946Amphibians-SalamandersNorthwestern SalamanderAmbystoma gracile
2799Amphibians-SalamandersLong-toed SalamanderAmbystoma macrodactylum
728FishesSnail BullheadAmeiurus brunneus
729FishesWhite CatfishAmeiurus catus
730FishesBlack BullheadAmeiurus melas
305FishesBowfinAmia calva
2933Mollusks-Bivalvesa freshwater musselAnodontites trapesialis
946FishesFreshwater DrumAplodinotus grunniens
2315Crustaceans-Amphipodsa scudApocorophium lacustre
2898Crustaceans-CopepodscopepodArctodiaptomus dorsalis
166Crustaceans-CopepodsJapanese fishlouseArgulus japonicus
2785Crustaceans-Isopodsan asellid isopodAsellus hilgendorfii
287PlantsPacific mosquitofernAzolla filiculoides
2745Plantsfeathered mosquitofernAzolla pinnata pinnata
255PlantsBrazilian water-hyssopBacopa egensis
230Plantscoastal waterhyssopBacopa monnieri
3069Plantscreeping waterhyssopBacopa repens
3143Annelids-HirundinealeechBarbronia weberi
3037PlantsBeck's water-marigoldBidens beckii
1029Mollusks-Gastropodsbloodfluke planorbBiomphalaria glabrata
1030Mollusks-Gastropodsghost ramshornBiomphalaria havanensis
987Mollusks-Gastropodsmud bithynia, faucet snailBithynia tentaculata
3237PlantsBaker's stickyseedBlennosperma bakeri
3172Plantscosmopolitan bulrushBolboschoenus maritimus paludosus
2790Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodBryocyclops muscicola
1100Plantsflowering rushButomus umbellatus
162Crustaceans-Cladoceransspiny waterfleaBythotrephes longimanus
231PlantsCarolina fanwortCabomba caroliniana
2409Crustaceans-Isopodsan asellid isopodCaecidotea racovitzai
233Plantspond water-starwortCallitriche stagnalis
508FishesGoldfishCarassius auratus
2392Fishesgoldfish x common carpCarassius auratus x Cyprinus carpio
2676Plantstworank sedgeCarex disticha
341FishesRiver CarpsuckerCarpiodes carpio
342FishesQuillbackCarpiodes cyprinus
345FishesLongnose SuckerCatostomus catostomus
346FishesWhite SuckerCatostomus commersonii
350FishesMountain SuckerCatostomus platyrhynchus
353FishesRio Grande SuckerCatostomus plebeius
354FishesSanta Ana SuckerCatostomus santaanae
3051Plantstriangle waterfernCeratopteris richardii
163Crustaceans-Cladoceransfishhook waterfleaCercopagis pengoi
3236Marine FishesAzores chromisChromis limbata
1044Mollusks-GastropodsChinese mysterysnailCipangopaludina chinensis
1046Mollusks-GastropodsJapanese mysterysnailCipangopaludina japonica
2916Mollusks-GastropodsmysterysnailCipangopaludina sp.
2606Marine Fishesdwarf hawkfishCirrhitichthys falco
2607Marine FishesCoral HawkfishCirrhitichthys oxycephalus
92Mollusks-BivalvesAsian clamCorbicula fluminea
3258PlantsstrapwortCorrigiola litoralis litoralis
501FishesPrickly SculpinCottus asper
228Plantscommon brassbuttonsCotula coronopifolia
2756Crustaceans-Copepods Florida crangonyctid, a freshwater amphipodCrangonyx floridanus
1068Coelenterates-Hydrozoansfreshwater jellyfishCraspedacusta sowerbyi
3055Plantswater pigmyweedCrassula aquatica
514FishesGrass CarpCtenopharyngodon idella
701FishesBrook SticklebackCulaea inconstans
2819PlantsCuban bulrushCyperus blepharoleptos
3013Plantssmallflower umbrella sedgeCyperus difformis
2997PlantspapyrusCyperus papyrus
520FishesSpotfin ShinerCyprinella spiloptera
521FishesBlacktail ShinerCyprinella venusta
4FishesCommon CarpCyprinus carpio
164Crustaceans-Cladoceransa waterfleaDaphnia lumholtzi
492FishesGizzard ShadDorosoma cepedianum
5Mollusks-Bivalveszebra musselDreissena polymorpha
95Mollusks-Bivalvesquagga musselDreissena rostriformis bugensis
3118Mollusks-Bivalvesa dreissenid musselDreissena sp.
2574Mollusks-Gastropodscrested ramshornDrepanotrema kermatoides
2867Amphibians-FrogsSoutheast Asian ToadDuttaphrynus melanostictus
23Crustaceans-Amphipodsa scudEchinogammarus ischnus
1107PlantsBrazilian waterweedEgeria densa
1130Plantsfloating waterhyacinthEichhornia crassipes
2999PlantsBrazilian water hyacinthEichhornia paniculata
2772Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodElaphoidella bidens bidens
3041Plantslongstem waterwortElatine triandra
3122PlantsSchaffner's spikerushEleocharis schaffneri
60Amphibians-FrogsCoquiEleutherodactylus coqui
64Amphibians-FrogsRio Grande Chirping FrogEleutherodactylus cystignathoides
65Amphibians-FrogsRio Grande Chirping FrogEleutherodactylus cystignathoides campi
61Amphibians-FrogsGreenhouse FrogEleutherodactylus planirostris
63Amphibians-FrogsForest CoquiEleutherodactylus portoricensis
2233Mollusks-Gastropodsliver elimiaElimia livescens
1103Plantswater weedElodea
2843PlantsCanadian waterweedElodea canadensis
2975Plantsnuttall waterweedElodea nuttallii
675FishesGrass PickerelEsox americanus vermiculatus
679FishesMuskellungeEsox masquinongy
811FishesBrown DarterEtheostoma edwini
812FishesIowa DarterEtheostoma exile
214Crustaceans-CrayfishRusty CrayfishFaxonius rusticus
2891Amphibians-FrogsCrab-Eating FrogFejervarya cancrivora
2892Amphibians-FrogsRice FrogFejervarya limnocharis
685FishesBanded KillifishFundulus diaphanus
686Fisheseastern banded killifishFundulus diaphanus diaphanus
690FishesBlackstripe TopminnowFundulus notatus
691FishesPlains TopminnowFundulus sciadicus
2236Mollusks-BivalvesWabash pigtoeFusconaia flava
846FishesWestern MosquitofishGambusia affinis
2650Crustaceans-Amphipodstiger scudGammarus tigrinus
702FishesThreespine SticklebackGasterosteus aculeatus
540FishesArroyo ChubGila orcuttii
75Amphibians-FrogsJapanese Wrinkled FrogGlandirana rugosa
1120Plantsreed mannagrassGlyceria maxima
710Marine FishesNaked GobyGobiosoma bosc
3279PlantsHawai'i seagrassHalophila hawaiiana
3142Plantsmud plantainHeteranthera limosa
2371Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodHeteropsyllus nunni
3260Plantscrimsoneyed rosemallowHibiscus moscheutos moscheutos
6PlantshydrillaHydrilla verticillata
2942Plantsdioecious hydrillaHydrilla verticillata [dioecious]
2943Plantsmonoecious hydrillaHydrilla verticillata [monoecious]
1110PlantsEuropean frogbitHydrocharis morsus-ranae
3124Plantsspiny false fiddleleafHydrolea capsularis
225PlantshygroHygrophila polysperma
53Amphibians-FrogsGreen TreefrogHyla cinerea
55Amphibians-FrogsBarking TreefrogHyla gratiosa
2890Amphibians-FrogsGünther's Amoy FrogHylarana guentheri
1121PlantsWest Indian marsh grassHymenachne amplexicaulis
360FishesNorthern Hog SuckerHypentelium nigricans
549FishesSilver CarpHypophthalmichthys molitrix
551FishesBighead CarpHypophthalmichthys nobilis
2341FishesChannel CatfishIctalurus punctatus
361FishesSmallmouth BuffaloIctiobus bubalus
362FishesBigmouth BuffaloIctiobus cyprinellus
363FishesBlack BuffaloIctiobus niger
1115Plantsyellow irisIris pseudacorus
3128Plantsbulbous rushJuncus bulbosus
2691Plantsroundfruit rushJuncus compressus
2238Mollusks-Bivalvesplain pocketbookLampsilis cardium
1116Plantsdotted duckweedLandoltia punctata
380FishesGreen SunfishLepomis cyanellus
376FishesWarmouthLepomis gulosus
383FishesOrangespotted SunfishLepomis humilis
385FishesBluegillLepomis macrochirus
390FishesRedear SunfishLepomis microlophus
391FishesRedspotted SunfishLepomis miniatus
2239Mollusks-Bivalvesfragile papershellLeptodea fragilis
2875Crustaceans-Copepodsanchor wormLernaea cyprinacea
2246Mollusks-Bivalvesblack sandshellLigumia recta
1112PlantsspongeplantLimnobium
3011Plantsrice paddy herbLimnophila aromatica
259PlantsAsian marshweedLimnophila sessiliflora
69Amphibians-FrogsRio Grande Leopard FrogLithobates berlandieri
70Amphibians-FrogsPlains Leopard FrogLithobates blairi
71Amphibians-FrogsAmerican BullfrogLithobates catesbeianus
2888Amphibians-FrogsEastern Dwarf TreefrogLitoria fallax
278Bryozoansa freshwater bryozoanLophopodella carteri
696FishesBluefin KillifishLucania goodei
697FishesRainwater KillifishLucania parva
3064Plantswingleaf primrose-willowLudwigia decurrens
253Plantslarge-flower primrose-willowLudwigia grandiflora
2979Plantssix petal water primroseLudwigia hexapetala
3215Plantsfloating primrose-willowLudwigia peploides
3012Plantsfloating primrose-willowLudwigia peploides glabrescens
2808Plantsfloating primrose-willowLudwigia peploides montevidensis
2954PlantsPeruvian primrose-willowLudwigia peruviana
3001PlantsTropical American watergrassLuziola subintegra
1684Plantslarge yellow loosestrifeLysimachia punctata
239Plantspurple lythrumLythrum salicaria
289Plantsfalse pepperwortMarsilea crenata
291Plantsbig-foot water-cloverMarsilea macropoda
292Plantsdwarf water-cloverMarsilea minuta
2615PlantsAustralian water-cloverMarsilea mutica
293PlantsEuropean water-cloverMarsilea quadrifolia
294Plantshairy water-cloverMarsilea vestita
1037Mollusks-Gastropodsred-rim melaniaMelanoides tuberculata
321FishesInland SilversideMenidia beryllina
3261PlantspeppermintMentha X piperita
2794Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodMesocyclops pehpeiensis
2893Amphibians-FrogsMarbled Pigmy FrogMicrohyla pulchra
396FishesSmallmouth BassMicropterus dolomieu
364FishesSpotted SuckerMinytrema melanops
777FishesWhite PerchMorone americana
787FishesStriped BassMorone saxatilis
3245FishesGray RedhorseMoxostoma congestum
1102Plantsmarsh dewflowerMurdannia keisak
2686Plantsforget-me-notMyosotis scorpioides
235Plantsparrot featherMyriophyllum aquaticum
236Plantsvariable-leaf watermilfoilMyriophyllum heterophyllum
237PlantsEurasian watermilfoilMyriophyllum spicatum
2960Plantshybrid watermilfoilMyriophyllum X spicatum
1142Crustaceans-Mysidsopossum shrimpMysis diluviana
2825PlantsGuadalupe waternymphNajas guadalupensis guadalupensis
2674Plantsspiny waternymphNajas marina
1118Plantsbrittle waternymphNajas minor
229Plantswater-cressNasturtium officinale
1194Reptiles-SnakesTessellated WatersnakeNatrix tessellata
2595Crustaceans-Copepodsa parasitic copepodNeoergasilus japonicus
713FishesRound GobyNeogobius melanostomus
1688Plantsstarry stonewortNitellopsis obtusa
596FishesSpottail ShinerNotropis hudsonius
609FishesSaffron ShinerNotropis rubricroceus
600FishesSand ShinerNotropis stramineus
744FishesSlender MadtomNoturus exilis
745FishesStonecatNoturus flavus
747FishesTadpole MadtomNoturus gyrinus
748FishesMargined MadtomNoturus insignis
749FishesBrindled MadtomNoturus miurus
251PlantsAmerican white waterlilyNymphaea odorata
3072PlantsAmerican white waterlilyNymphaea odorata odorata
2216Plantscrested floating-heartNymphoides cristata
2988PlantsHumboldt's floating-heartNymphoides humboldtiana
243Plantsyellow floating-heartNymphoides peltata
906FishesPink SalmonOncorhynchus gorbuscha
2902Marine Fishesbarred knifejawOplegnathus fasciatus
616FishesSacramento BlackfishOrthodon microlepidotus
57Amphibians-FrogsCuban TreefrogOsteopilus septentrionalis
1113Plantsduck-lettuceOttelia alismoides
2620Crustaceans-ShrimpMississippi Grass ShrimpPalaemonetes kadiakensis
1207Crustaceans-ShrimpRiverine Grass ShrimpPalaemonetes paludosus
2335Bryozoansmagnificent bryozoanPectinatella magnifica
3262Plantsgreen arrow arumPeltandra virginica
820FishesYellow PerchPerca flavescens
821FishesLogperchPercina caprodes
822FishesBigscale LogperchPercina macrolepida
3223Plantsmarshpepper knotweedPersicaria hydropiper
1192Coelenterates-ScyphozoanAustralian spotted jellyfishPhyllorhiza punctata
1025Mollusks-GastropodsAcuta bladder snailPhysa acuta
620FishesBluntnose MinnowPimephales notatus
623FishesBullhead MinnowPimephales vigilax
1099Plantswater lettucePistia stratiotes
185Crustaceans-Crabssaber crabPlatychirograpsus spectabilis
2889Amphibians-FrogsHong Kong Whipping FrogPolypedates megacephalus
2297Marine Fishesyellowbar angelfishPomacanthus maculosus
980Mollusks-Gastropodschanneled applesnailPomacea canaliculata
986Mollusks-Gastropodsan applesnailPomacea cf. canaliculata/maculata
2633Mollusks-Gastropodsgiant applesnailPomacea maculata
985Mollusks-GastropodsFlorida applesnailPomacea paludosa
408FishesWhite CrappiePomoxis annularis
2796PlantspickerelweedPontederia cordata
2241Mollusks-Bivalvespink heelsplitterPotamilus alatus
1134Plantscurly-leaf pondweedPotamogeton crispus
3263PlantsOakes' pondweedPotamogeton oakesianus
1008Mollusks-GastropodsNew Zealand mudsnailPotamopyrgus antipodarum
2914Crustaceans-Shrimppotimirim shrimpPotimirim potimirim
217Crustaceans-CrayfishRed Swamp CrayfishProcambarus clarkii
2781Amphibians-FrogsBaja California TreefrogPseudacris hypochondriaca
59Amphibians-FrogsNorthern Pacific TreefrogPseudacris regilla
2780Amphibians-FrogsSierran Chorus FrogPseudacris sierra
2240Mollusks-Bivalvesgiant floaterPyganodon grandis
750FishesFlathead CatfishPylodictis olivaris
1012Mollusks-GastropodsEuropean ear snailRadix auricularia
1018Mollusks-Gastropodsveined rapa whelkRapana venosa
48Amphibians-FrogsCane ToadRhinella marina
640FishesSpeckled DaceRhinichthys osculus
197Crustaceans-CrabsHarris mud crabRhithropanopeus harrisii
2682PlantskeekRorippa sylvestris
2611Plantsroundleaf toothcupRotala rotundifolia
2789Plantsshort-beak arrowheadSagittaria brevirostra
1092Plantsgrassy arrowheadSagittaria graminea graminea
1094Plantsgiant arrowheadSagittaria montevidensis montevidensis
1095Plantssessilefruit arrowheadSagittaria rigida
3247Crustaceans-Copepodsgill liceSalmincola californiensis
2981Plantseared watermossSalvinia auriculata
297Plantswater spanglesSalvinia minima
298Plantsgiant salviniaSalvinia molesta
3264Plantspurple pitcherplantSarracenia purpurea purpurea
3265Plantslizard's tailSaururus cernuus
2798PlatyhelminthesAsian tapewormSchyzocotyle acheilognathi
978Amphibians-FrogsRed Snouted TreefrogScinax ruber
3244PlantsEggers' nutrushScleria eggersiana
3053Plantstropical nutrushScleria microcarpa
3250Marine FishesJapanese yellowtail jackSeriola aureovittata
2824Mollusks-BivalvesChinese pond musselSinanodonta woodiana
2887Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodSinodiaptomus sarsi
2849Crustaceans-Copepodsa copepodSinodiaptomus valkanovi
2846Amphibians-SalamandersLesser SirenSiren intermedia
169Crustaceans-Copepodsa calanoid copepodSkistodiaptomus pallidus
1125PlantsAtlantic cordgrassSpartina alterniflora
1128Plantssaltmeadow cordgrassSpartina patens
2962Plantsbroadleaf pondweedStuckenia pectinata
1039Mollusks-Gastropodsquilted melaniaTarebia granifera
263Plantswater chestnutTrapa natans
716FishesShimofuri GobyTridentiger bifasciatus
717Marine FishesChameleon GobyTridentiger trigonocephalus
2679Plantsnarrow-leaved cattailTypha angustifolia
3020Plantssouthern cattailTypha domingensis
2961Plantswhite cattailTypha X glauca
791Marine Fishesbandedtail goatfishUpeneus vittatus
285Entoproctsfreshwater goblet wormUrnatella gracilis
238Plantsswollen bladderwortUtricularia inflata
3229Plantszigzag bladderwortUtricularia subulata
790Marine FisheskandaValamugil engeli
1114Plantswild-celeryVallisneria americana
1043Mollusks-GastropodsEuropean stream valvataValvata piscinalis
3054Plantswater speedwellVeronica anagallis-aquatica
261PlantsEuropean speedwellVeronica beccabunga
1047Mollusks-Gastropodsbanded mysterysnailViviparus georgianus
67Amphibians-FrogsAfrican Clawed FrogXenopus laevis
3266Plantscalla lilyZantedeschia aethiopica
1129Plantsnorthern wildriceZizania palustris
1135Plantsdwarf eelgrassZostera japonica

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2019].

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