Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Lepomis listed in key words.

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14769 Journal Article Adams, M.J. 2000. Pond Permanence and the Effects of Exotic Vertebrates on Anurans. Ecological Applications 10(2):559-568.
23918 Journal Article Aday, D.D., R.J.H. Hoxmeier, and D.H. Wahl. 2003. Direct and indirect effects of gizzard shad on bluegill growth and population size structure. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 132:47-56.
30254 Report Aho, J.M., and J.W. Terrell. 1986. Habitat suitability index models and instream flow suitability curves: Redbreast sunfish. US Fish and Wildlife Service.
30240 Thesis or Dissertation Aiken, M.A. 2014. The efficacy of small-scale removal of an invasive species (Redbreast sunfish, Lepomis auritus) by electrofishing. Unpublished M.S. thesis. Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina.
30267 Journal Article Anderson, S.M., R.A. Fiorillo, T.J. Cook, and W.I. Lutterschmidt. 2015. Helminth parasites of two species of Lepomis (Osteichthyes: Centrarchidae) from an urban watershed and their potential use in environmental monitoring. Georgia Journal of Science 73(2-4):123-128. go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=EAIM&sw=w&u=lom_umichanna&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CA443887774&it=r&asid=24af147713447eabcea8a96b4b52973a.
1958 Web Page Anonymous. 2001. Fishing Records - Nevada. Nevada, fishes.
24711 Web Page Anonymous. 2001. Oregon's Warm Water Fishing with Public Access. http://www.dfw.state.or.us/resources/fishing/warm_water_fishing/index.asp.
14147 Web Page Anonymous. 2004. Idaho warm water fish. http://www.idfishnhunt.com/warmwatermenu2.html. Accessed on 11/03/2004.
34378 Web Page Ashe, W., Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. 2020. An undetected fish invasion. https://www1.maine.gov/wordpress/insideifw/2020/05/19/an-undetected-fish-invasion/. Created on 06/02/2020. Accessed on 06/02/2020.
32160 Journal Article Ashenden, T., A.C. Rooke, and M.G. Fox. 2017. Boldness and dispersal tendency of native and invasive Pumpkinseed (Lepomis gibbosus): is spatial sorting creating superior invaders? Aquatic Invasions 12(3):311-320.
23909 Journal Article Avise, J.C., and N.C. Saunders. 1984. Hybridization and introgression among species of sunfish (Lepomis): analysis by mitochondrial DNA and allozyme markers. Genetics 108:237-255. http://www.genetics.org/content/108/1/237.full.pdf.
24706 Thesis or Dissertation Bailey, R.M. 1938. A systematic revision of the centrarchid fishes with a discussion of their distribution, variations and probable interrelationships. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
340 Other Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Other' type.
376 Journal Article Bailey, R.M., and M.O. Allum. 1962. Fishes of South Dakota. Miscellaneous Publications, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan 119:1-131.
30260 Conference Proceedings Bass, D.G., and V.G. Hitt. 1975. Ecological aspects of the redbreast sunfish, Lepomis auritus, in Florida. Pages 269-307 in Proc. S.E. Assoc. Game Fish. Comm.
30265 Journal Article Bauer, E.F., and C.M. Whipps. 2013. Parasites of two native fishes in adjacent Adirondack lakes. The Journal of Parasitology 99(4):603-609. http://www.jstor.org/stable/41982059.
271 Book Becker, G.C. 1983. Fishes of Wisconsin. University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, WI. http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/EcoNatRes.FishesWI.
31304 Journal Article Berra, T.M. 1989. The Significance of William Bartram (1739-1823) to North American Ichthyology. The American Midland Naturalist 122(2):214-227.
24277 Journal Article Bettoli, P.W., and P.W. Clark. 1992. Behavior of sunfish exposed to herbicides—A field study. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 11(10):1461-1467.
34233 Journal Article Bodis, E., P. Borza, I. Potyo, M. Puky, A. Weiperth, and G. Guti. 2012. Invasive mollusc, crustacean, fish and reptile species along the Hungarian stretch of the River Danube and some connected waters. Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 58(Suppl):29-45.
680 Journal Article Boschung, H.T. 1992. Catalog of freshwater and marine fishes of Alabama. Bulletin of the Alabama Museum of Natural History 14:1-266.
30261 Journal Article Breder, C.M., and R.F. Nigrelli. 1935. The influence of temperature and other factors on the winter aggregations of the sunfish, Lepomis auritus, with critical remarks on the social behavior of fishes. Ecology 16(1):33-47. http://www.jstor.org/stable/1932854.
30981 Journal Article Brown, L.R., and P.B. Moyle. 1997. Invading species in the Eel River, California: successes, failures, and relationships with resident species. Environmental Biology of Fishes 49(3):271-291.
1436 Journal Article Buchanan, T.M. 1973. Checklist of Arkansas fishes. Proceedings of the Arkansas Academy of Science 27:27-29.
18379 Journal Article Bunnell, J.F., and R.A. Zampella. 2008. Native Fish and Anuran Assemblages Differ between Impoundments with and without Non-native Centrarchids and Bullfrogs. Copeia 4(4):931-939.
1664 Book Chapter Burr, B.M., and L.M. Page. 1986. Zoogeography of the fishes of the lower Ohio-upper Mississippi basin. Pages 287-324 in Hocutt, C.H., and E.O. Wiley, eds. The zoogeography of North American freshwater fishes. John Wiley and Sons. New York, NY.
82 Book Burr, B.M., and M.L. Warren, Jr. 1986. A distributional atlas of Kentucky fishes. Scientific and Technical Series No. 4. Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission, Frankfort, KY.
30248 Journal Article Buynak, G.L, and H.W. Mohr. 1978. Larval development of the Redbreast sunfish (Lepomis auritus) from the Susquehanna River. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 107(4):600-604.
24278 Journal Article Campbell, K.R. 1994. Concentrations of heavy-metals associated with urban runoff in fish living in stormwater treatment ponds. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 27(3):352-356.
21044 Other Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Other' type.
14432 Web Page Center for Marine Science, University of North Carolina, Wilmington. 2004. Nonnative fishes of the Cape Fear River system. http://www.uncwil.edu/cmsr/aquaticecology/lcfrp/fisheries/nonnative.htm.
19704 News Central Valley Business Times. 2011. Native fish in Lake Tahoe are disappearing, says report. Central Valley Business Times. 3 (23). http://www.centralvalleybusinesstimes.com/stories/001/?ID=17967.
32342 Journal Article Childers, W.F. 1967. Hybridization of four species of sunfish (Centrarchidae). Illinois Natural History Survey Bulletin 29(3):159-214.
25730 Report Clarkson, R.S., B.R. Kesner, and P.C. Marsh. 2011. Long-term monitoring plan for fish populations in selected waters of the Gila River Basin, Arizona. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Arizona Ecological Services, Phoenix, Arizona. http://www.usbr.gov/lc/phoenix/biology/azfish/pdf/MonitoringPlan2011revReport.pdf.
25740 Report Clarkson, R.W. 1998. Results of fish monitoring of selected waters of the Gila River Basin, 1995-1996. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Arizona Ecological Services, Phoenix, Arizon. http://www.usbr.gov/lc/phoenix/biology/azfish/pdf/95to96refmonrpt.pdf.
26353 Report Clearwater, S.J., C.W. Hickey, and M.L. Martin. 2008. Overview of potential piscicides and molluscicides for controlling aquatic pest species in New Zealand. Science & Technical Publishing, New Zealand Department of Conservation, Wellington, New Zealand.
19246 Report Colorado Division of Wildlife. 2010. Fishery Survey Summaries - Union Reservoir. Colorado Division of Wildlife. http://wildlife.state.co.us/NR/rdonlyres/204390F2-B098-47BD-89A1-D6659AC378D3/0/UnionReservoir.pdf.
32327 Journal Article Cooner, R.W., and D.R. Bayne. 1982. Diet Overlap in Redbreast and Longear Sunfishes from Small Streams of East Central Alabama. Proc. Annu. Conf. SEAFWA 36:106-114.
211 Book Cooper, E.L. 1983. Fishes of Pennsylvania and the Northeastern United States. Pennsylvania State University Press University Park, PA.
146 Book Cross, F.B. 1967. Handbook of fishes of Kansas. State Biological Survey and University of Kansas Museum of Natural History Misc Publ No 45 Topeka, KS.
1554 Book Cross, F.B., and J.T. Collins. 1995. Fishes in Kansas. University of Kansas Natural History Museum, Lawrence, KS.
1668 Book Chapter Cross, F.B., R.L. Mayden, and J.D. Stewart. 1986. Fishes in the western Mississippi basin (Missouri, Arkansas and Red Rivers). Pages 363-412 in Hocutt, C.H., and E.O. Wiley, eds. The zoogeography of North American freshwater fishes. John Wiley and Sons. New York, NY.
97 Journal Article Dahlberg, M.D., and D.C. Scott. 1971. Introductions of freshwater fishes in Georgia. Bulletin of the Georgia Academy of Science 29:245-252.
279 Journal Article Deacon, J.E., and J.E. Williams. 1984. Annotated list of the fishes of Nevada. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 97(1):103-118.
294 Journal Article Denoncourt, R.F., T.B. Robbins, and R. Hesser. 1975. Recent introductions and reintroductions to the Pennsylvania fish fauna of the Susquehanna River drainage above Conowingo Dam. Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 49:57-58.
30250 Journal Article DeWoody, J.A., D.E. Fletcher, S.D. Wilkins, W.S. Nelson, and J.C. Avise. 1998. Molecular Genetic Dissection of Spawning, Parentage, and Reproductive Tactics in a Population of Redbreast Sunfish, Lepomis auritus. Evolution 52(6):1802-1810. http://www.jstor.org/stable/2411350.
614 Journal Article Dill, W.A., M. Coots, and P.A. Douglas. 1955. The status of the pumpkinseed, Lepomis gibbosus (Linne), in California. California Fish and Game 41:157-159.
68 Book Douglas, N.H. 1974. Freshwater fishes of Louisiana. Claitor's Publishing Division, Baton Rouge, LA.
32043 Journal Article Dudley, R.K., and W.J. Matter. 2000. Effects of Small Green Sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus) on Recruitment of Gila Chub (Gila intermedia) in Sabino Creek, Arizona. The Southwestern Naturalist 45(1):24-29. https://www.jstor.org/stable/pdf/3672548.pdf.
24279 Journal Article Eller, L.L. 1969. Pathology in redear sunfish exposed to hydrothol 191. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 98(1):52-59.
460 Report Emery, L. 1985. Review of fish introduced into the Great Lakes, 1819-1974. Technical Report No. 45. Great Lakes Fishery Commission, Ann Arbor, MI.
34342 Journal Article Endrizalova, J. A, Didenko, S, Pavlinsky, and P. Manko. 2020. Diet and feeding niche of five invasive species in the Bodrog River watershed. AACL Bioflux 13(1):207-217.
1873 Book Chapter Erdman, D.S. 1984. Exotic fishes in Puerto Rico. Pages 162-176 in Courtenay, W.R., Jr., and J.R. Stauffer, Jr, eds. Distribution, biology, and management of exotic fishes. John Hopkins University Press. Baltimore, MD.
32365 Journal Article Etnier, D.A. 1968. Reproductive success of natural populations of hybrid sunfish in three Minnesota lakes.Transactions of the American Fisheries Society,. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 97(4):466-471.
705 Book Etnier, D.A., and W.C. Starnes. 1993. The fishes of Tennessee. The University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, TN.
15587 Journal Article Fitz, R.B. 1966. Distribution records of the pumpkinseed (Lepomis gibbosus) and redbreast sunfish (Lepomis auritus) in Tennessee. Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science 41:98.
32311 Journal Article Flemer, D. A., and W.S. Woolcott. 1966. Food habits and distribution of the fishes of Tuckahoe Creek, Virginia, with special emphasis on the bluegill, Lepomis m. macrochirus Rafinesque. Chesapeake Science 7(2):75-89.
25651 Journal Article Fobert, E.,G. Zieba, L. Vilizza, M.J. Godard, M.G. Fox, S. Stakenas, and G.H. Hopp. 2013. Predicting non-native fish dispersal under conditions of climate change: case study in England of dispersal and establishment of pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus in a floodplain pond. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 22(1):106-116.
21004 Journal Article Forester, T.S., and J.M. Lawrence. 1978. Effects of Grass Carp and Carp on Populations of Bluegill and Largemouth Bass in Ponds. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 107(1):172-175. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1577/1548-8659%281978%29107%3C172%3AEOGCAC%3E2.0.CO%3B2.
32315 Journal Article Fox, M. G. 1994. Growth, density, and interspecific influences on pumpkinseed sunfish life histories. Ecology 75:1157-1171.
14503 Journal Article French, J.R., and M.N. Morgan. 1995. Preference of redear sunfish on zebra mussels and rams-horn snails. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 10(1):49-55.
30258 Web Page Froese, R., and C.M.V. Casal. 2017. Lepomis auritus (Linnaeus, 1758). http://www.fishbase.org/summary/3370. Accessed on 06/12/2017.
30239 Journal Article Gautreau, M.D., and R.A. Curry. 2012. Ecology and Status of the Redbreast Sunfish, Lepomis auritus, in Yoho Lake, New Brunswick. Northeastern Naturalist 19(4):653-664. http://www.jstor.org/stable/41810149.
27542 News Geiger, A. 2014. Invasive fish spread across NW Montana. The Western News. Libby, MT. 8 (5). http://www.thewesternnews.com/business/invasive-fish-spread-across-nw-montana/article_443374aa-1d02-11e4-8b4b-0019bb2963f4.html. Created on 08/05/2014. Accessed on 06/11/2015.
43 Journal Article Gerking, S.D. 1945. Distribution of the fishes of Indiana. Investigations of Indiana Lakes and Streams 3:1-137.
24280 Journal Article Ghent, A.W., and A.B. Grinstead. 1965. A new method of assessing contagion applied to a distribution of redear sunfish. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 94(2):135-142.
26239 Report GLMRIS. 2012. Appendix C: Inventory of available controls for aquatic nuisance species of concern, Chicago Area Waterway System. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. http://glmris.anl.gov/documents/docs/anscontrol/All27ANSControlFactSheets.pdf.
267 Report Grabowski, S.J., S.D. Hiebert, and D.M. Lieberman. 1984. Potential for introduction of three species of nonnative fishes into central Arizona via the Central Arizona Project - A literature review and analysis. REC-ERC-84-7. US Dept of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, CO.
30253 Journal Article Gross, M.R. 1979. Cuckoldry in sunfishes (Lepomis: Centrarchidae). Canadian journal of zoology 57:1507-1509.
775 Journal Article Hall, G.E. 1956. Additions to the fish fauna of Oklahoma with a summary of introduced species. The Southwestern Naturalist 1(1):16-26.
215 Book Harlan, J.R., E.B. Speaker, and J. Mayhew. 1987. Iowa fish and fishing. Iowa Conservation Commission, Des Moines, IA.
24276 Web Page Hassan-Williams, C., and T.H. Bonner. 2013. Lepomis humilis: orangespotted sunfish.
13523 Journal Article Hayes, M.P., and M.R. Jennings. 1986. Decline of ranid frog species in western North America: are bullfrogs (Rana catesbeiana) responsible? Journal of Herpetology 20(4):490-509.
14468 Journal Article Hegrenes, S. 2001. Diet-induced phenotypic plasticity of feeding morphology in the orangespotted sunfish, Lepomis humilis. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 10:35-42.
32179 Journal Article Henson, M.N., D.D. Aday, J.A. Rice, and C.A. Layman. 2018. Assessing the influence of Tilapia on sport fish species in North Carolina reservoirs. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 147(2):350-362.
24708 Report Herman, M.P. 1996. Status of the fishery resource: Clear Lake. Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
28273 News Hill, S. 2011. Photos: New Potential World Record Sunfish from Arizona's Lake Havasu. Field & Stream Online. 2011 (May). http://www.fieldandstream.com/photos/gallery/fishing/2011/05/world-record-sunfish-redear-lake-havasu-arizona. Accessed on 12/22/2015.
14141 News Hirschman, D. 2004. Big fish, big debate. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. January 25.
1662 Book Chapter Hocutt, C.H., R.E. Jenkins, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr. 1986. Zoogeography of the fishes of the central Appalachians and central Atlantic coastal plain. Pages 161-212 in Hocutt, C.H., and E.O. Wiley, eds. The zoogeography of North American freshwater fishes. John Wiley and Sons. New York, NY.
14497 Journal Article Holm, E., and G.A. Coker. 1981. First Records of the Ghost Shiner (Notropis buchanani) and the Orangespotted Sunfish (Lepomis humilis). Canadian Field-Naturalist 95(2):210-211.
34138 Database Hrabik, Robert F. 2020. Lepomis gibbosus, Pumpkinseed, records for Missouri (1940-2014). Created on 03/05/2020. Accessed on 03/05/2020.
95 Journal Article Hubbs, C., R.J. Edwards, and G.P. Garrett. 1991. An annotated checklist of freshwater fishes of Texas, with keys to identification of species. The Texas Journal of Science, Supplement 43(4):1-56.
32312 Journal Article Hubbs, C.L. 1920. Notes on hybrid sunfishes. Aquatic Life 5(9):101-103.
24281 Journal Article Huckins, C.F.J. 1997. Functional linkages among morphology, feeding performance, diet, and competitive ability in molluscivorous sunfish. Ecology 78(8):2401-2414.
14505 Journal Article Huckins, C.J.F., C.W. Osenberg, and G.G. Mittelbach. 2000. Species Introductions and their Ecological Consequences: an Example with Congeneric Sunfish. Ecological Applications 10(2):612-625.
706 Book Jenkins, R.E., and N.M. Burkhead. 1994. Freshwater fishes of Virginia. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD.
29448 Journal Article Jennings, M.J. and D.P. Philipp. 1992. Genetic variation in the longear sunfish (Lepomis megalotis). Canadian journal of zoology 70(9):1673-1680.
28274 News Johnson, D. 2014. 5-pound 12.8-ounce World Record Sunfish. In-Fisherman, Inc. 2014 (February 28). http://www.in-fisherman.com/panfish/world-record-sunfish/. Accessed on 12/22/2015.
26257 Journal Article Keck, B.P., and T.J. Near. 2013. A new species of Nothonotus darter (Teleostei: Percidae) from the Caney Fork in Tennessee, USA. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 54(1):3-21.
32061 News Kessler, M. 2018. Kolob Reservoir to be drained due to illegally introduced fish; reward offered for information. St George News. St. George, UT. https://www.stgeorgeutah.com/news/archive/2018/09/01/mgk-kolob-reservoir-to-be-drained-due-to-illegally-introduced-fish/#.W6E1vehKjs2. Created on 09/01/2018. Accessed on 09/18/2018.
1587 Journal Article Kilby, J.D., E. Crittenden, and L.E. Williams. 1959. Several fishes new to Florida freshwaters. Copeia 1959(1):77-78.
32328 Journal Article Kirby, J.M. 1982. Prey utilization among four sympatric species of sunfish. Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science 56:147-150.
15581 Journal Article Kolar, C.S., and D.M. Lodge. 2002. Ecological predictions and risk assessment for alien fishes in North America. Science 298:1233-1236.
110 Book Koster, W.J. 1957. Guide to the Fishes of New Mexico. University of New Mexico Press Albuquerque, NM.
23910 Journal Article Kynard, B.E. 1979. Population decline and change in frequencies of lateral plates in threespine sticklebacks (Gasterosteus aculeatus). Copeia 1979(4):635-638. http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/1443870.pdf.
616 Journal Article Lanse, R. 1965. The occurrence of warmouth, Chaenobryttus gulosus (Cuvier), in the lower Colorado River. California Fish and Game 51:123.
255 Journal Article Lanse, R.I. 1965. The occurrence of warmouth, Chaenobryttus gulosus (Cuvier), in the lower Colorado River. California Fish and Game 51(2):123.
32323 Journal Article Laughlin, D. R., and Werner, E. E. 1980. Resource partitioning in two coexisting sunfish: pumpkinseed (Lepomis gibbosus) and northern longear sunfish (Lepomis megalotis peltastes). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 37(9):1411-1420.
275 Book Lee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, C.H. Hocutt, R.E. Jenkins, D.E. McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr. 1980. Atlas of North American freshwater fishes. North Carolina State Museum of Natural History, Raleigh, NC.
1197 Book Lee, D.S., S.P. Platania, and G.H. Burgess. 1983. Atlas of North American freshwater fishes - 1983 supplement. North Carolina Biological Survey and the North Carolina State Museum of Natural History, Raleigh, NC. http://www.nativefishlab.net/library/textpdf/20231.pdf.
995 Journal Article Lemly, A.D. 1985. Suppression of native fish populations by green sunfish in first-order streams of Piedmont North Carolina. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 114:705-712.
850 Other Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Other' type.
1486 Journal Article Loyacano, H.A., Jr. 1975. A list of freshwater fishes of South Carolina. Bulletin of the South Carolina Experimental Station 580:1-9.
26375 Report Makinster, A.S., M.A. Hangsleben, R.S. Rogers, and W.R. Persons. 2009. Status of the Lees Ferry rainbow trout fishery with additional input regarding potential impacts of the 2008 high flow experiment. 2008 annual report. Arizona Game and Fish Department, Phoenix, AZ. http://www.azgfd.gov/w_c/documents/LeesFerryannualreport2008.pdf.
1833 Book Mandrak, N.E, and E.J. Crossman. 1992. A checklist of Ontario freshwater fishes. Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto.
13666 Web Page Marchetti, M. 1999. Ecological effects of non-native fish species in low elevation streams of the Central Valley, California (abstract).
23939 Journal Article Martin, C.W., M.M. Valentine, and J.F. Valentine. 2010. Competitive interactions between invasive Nile tilapia and native fish: the potential for altered trophic exchange and modification of food webs. PLoS ONE 5(12):e14395. www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0014395.
24282 Journal Article Martin, T.H., L.B. Crowder, C.F. Dumas, and J.M. Burkholder. 1992. Indirect effects of fish on macrophytes in Bays Mountain Lake: evidence for a littoral trophic cascade. Oecologia 89(4):476-481.
14125 Journal Article Matern, S.A., P.B. Moyle, and L.C. Pierce. 2002. Native and alien fishes in a California estuarine marsh: twenty-one years of changing assemblages. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 131:797-816.
31252 Journal Article Maxwell, E.C., and D.M. Carlson. 2018. The First Record of Northern Sunfish (Lepomis peltastes) in the Lake Champlain Watershed. Northerneastern Naturalist 25(1):181-187.
24283 Journal Article McCollum, E.W., L.B. Crowder, and S.A. McCollum. 1998. Complex interactions of fish, snails, and littoral zone periphyton. Ecology 79(6):1980-1994.
32045 Book Chapter McKechnie, R.J., and R.C. Tharratt. 1966. Green sunfish. Pages 399-401 in A. Calhoun, ed. Inland fisheries management. California department of Fish and Game.
24284 Journal Article Melwani, A.R., S.N. Bezalel, J.A. Hunt, J.L. Grenier, G. Ichikawa, W. Heim, A. Bonnema, C. Foe, D.G. Slotton, and J.A. Davis. 2009. Spatial trends and impairment assessment of mercury in sport fish in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta watershed. Environmental Pollution 157(11):3137-3149.
26493 Journal Article Miller, J.M., and P.M. Stewart. 2013. Historical vs. current biological assemblages in the Little Choctawhatchee Watershed, Southeastern AL. Southeastern Naturalist 12(2):267-282. http://www.bioone.org/doi/pdf/10.1656/058.012.0203.
394 Book Miller, R.J., and H.W. Robison. 1973. The Fishes of Oklahoma. Oklahoma State University Press Stillwater, OK.
124 Book Chapter Miller, R.R., and C.H. Lowe. 1967. Part 2. Fishes of Arizona. Pages 133-151 in Lowe, C.H, ed. The vertebrates of Arizona. University of Arizona Press. Tuscon, AZ.
703 Journal Article Mills, E.L., J.H. Leach, J.T. Carlton, and C.L. Secor. 1993. Exotic species in the Great Lakes: a history of biotic crises and anthropogenic introductions. Journal of Great Lakes Research 19(1):1-54.
109 Book Minckley, W.L. 1973. Fishes of Arizona. Arizona Fish and Game Department, Phoenix, AZ.
30244 Report Morris, J.E., and C.C. Mischke. 2003. A white paper on the status and needs of sunfish aquaculture in the North Central Region. North Central Regional Aquaculture Center. http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/ncrac_whitepapers/9/.
30243 Report Morris, J.E., C.C. Mischke, and D.L. Garling. 2002. Sunfish culture guide. North Central Regional Aquaculture Center. https://www.ncrac.org/files/biblio/Sunfish_Culture.pdf.
217 Book Moyle, P.B. 1976. Inland fishes of California. University of California Press Berkeley, CA. http://books.google.com/books?id=8ZCStnV581kC&printsec=frontcover&dq=fishes+of+california&hl=en&sa=X&ei=t0dOT-P-Nsna0QH88rS7Ag&ved=0CDUQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=fishes%20of%20california&f=false.
1874 Web Page Moyle, P.B., and J. Randall. 1999. Distribution maps of fishes in California. http://ice.ucdavis.edu/aquadiv/fishcovs/fishmaps.html.
71 Book Chapter Moyle, P.B., and R.A. Daniels. 1982. Fishes of the Pit River System, McCloud River System, and Surprise Valley Region. Pages 1-82 in Moyle, P.B., J.J. Smith, R.A. Daniels, T.L. Price, and D.M. Baltz, eds. Distribution and Ecology of Stream Fishes of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Drainage System, California. University of California Publications in Zoology. Volume 115. University of California Press,. Berkeley, CA.
18435 Journal Article Neal, J.W., R.L. Nobel, and C.G. Lilyestrom. 2006. Evaluation of the ecological compatibility of butterfly peacock cichlids and largemouth bass in Puerto Rico reservoirs. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 135(2):288-296.
32115 Journal Article Neely, B.C., and J.D. Koch. 2018. Effects of Gizzard Shad reduction on relative abundance, growth, and body condition of Bluegills and Largemouth Bass in a small Kansas impoundment. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 38(4):856-866. https://afspubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/nafm.10183.
38 Report Nelson, J.S., and S.D. Gerking. 1968. Annotated Key to the Fishes of Indiana. Project Number 342-303-815. Department of Zoology, Indiana State University Bloomington, IN Indiana Aquatic Research Unit.
1880 News O'Connell, M. 1998. Sabino Creek's invading sunfish to be wiped out. The Arizona Daily Star (don't know date, or year for sure).
32047 Journal Article Osenberg, C.W., G.G. Mittelbach, and P.C. Wainwright. Two-Stage Life Histories in Fish: The Interaction Between Juvenile Competition and Adult Performance. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 73(1):255-267. https://www.jstor.org/stable/pdf/1938737.pdf.
32319 Book Chapter Osenberg, C.W., M.H. Olsen, and G.G. Mittelbach. 1994. Stage structure in fishes: Resource productivity and competition gradients. Pages 151-170 in Theory and application in fish feeding ecology. Volume 18. University of South Carolina Press. Columbia, SC.
1331 Report Owen, J.B., D.S. Elsen, and G.W. Russell. 1981. Distribution of fishes in North and South Dakota basins affected by the Garrison Diversion unit. Fishery Research Unit, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND.
32326 Journal Article Paszkowski, C.A. 1986. Foraging site use and interspecific competition between bluegills and golden shiners. Environmental biology of fishes 17(3):227-233.
131 Book Pflieger, W.L. 1975. The Fishes of Missouri. Missouri Department of Conservation, Jefferson City, MO.
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