Lepomis cyanellus
Lepomis cyanellus
(Green Sunfish)
Native Transplant

49 results for Lepomis cyanellus (Green Sunfish)
Download Data
Click here for listing in all states

Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
45546 VA Chowan drainage1994 03010203 Chowanestablished
153233 VA in or near Newport News Reservoir1994 02080206 Lower Jamescollected
269400 VA James (HUC6) non-specific1986 02080200 Jamesestablished
45547 VA James (HUC6) non-specific1994 02080200 Jamesestablished
153237 VA James River near Natural Bridge1994 02080201 Upper Jamescollected
153472 VA Lake Gaston on the Roanoke River1994 03010106 Roanoke Rapidsestablished
153473 VA lower Dan drainage1994 03010104 Lower Danestablished
153242 VA lower South Fork Shenandoah River1993 02070005 South Fork Shenandoahcollected
153239 VA many areas in middle Potomac from Washington DC, westward in drainage1994 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
153471 VA middle Roanoke drainage1994 03010102 Middle Roanokeestablished
153243 VA North Fork Shenandoah River1994 02070006 North Fork Shenandoahestablished
45544 VA Pee Dee drainage (upper Yadkin only portion in VA)1994 03040101 Upper Yadkinestablished
269402 VA Potomac (HUC6) non-specific1986 02070000 Potomacestablished
45549 VA Potomac (HUC6) non-specific1994 02070000 Potomacestablished
153236 VA reservoir at confluence of James River and Rivianna River1994 02080205 Middle James-Willisestablished
269399 VA Roanoke (HUC6) non-specific1986 03010100 Roanokeestablished
45545 VA Roanoke (HUC6) non-specific1994 03010100 Roanokeestablished
153470 VA Roanoke drainage, upper1994 03010101 Upper Roanokeestablished
153241 VA upper reach of South Fork Shenandoah River1994 02070007 Shenandoahestablished
269401 VA Rappahannock drainage, upper1986 02080103 Rapidan-Upper Rappahannockestablished
153474 VA upper Dan drainage1994 03010103 Upper Danestablished
153235 VAAlbemarleSouth Fork Rivanna Reservoir1994 02080204 Rivannaestablished
644258 VAAmherstOtter Creek, just downstream from Otter Lake on Blue Ridge Parkway2014 02080203 Middle James-Buffaloestablished
1658010 VAChesterfieldPowhite Creek, upstream of W Pinetta Drive2020 02080205 Middle James-Willisestablished
153234 VAChesterfieldSwift Creek1994 02080207 Appomattoxestablished

Data Disclaimer: Number of records does not imply species abundance. This summary represent collection records only and may not reflect the actual distribution of established populations. These data are preliminary or provisional and are subject to revision. They are being provided to meet the need for timely best science. The data have not received final approval by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and are provided on the condition that neither the USGS nor the U.S. Government shall be held liable for any damages resulting from the authorized or unauthorized use of the data.


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. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/30/2024].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted.

For general information and questions about the database, contact Wesley Daniel. For problems and technical issues, contact Matthew Neilson.