Reference List

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

Results also available in (click to export table to spreadsheet)

REFTypeCut-and-Paste Reference
43099 Journal Article Ahokas, R. A., and F. G. Duerr. 1975. Salinity tolerance and extracellular osmoregulation in two species of euryhaline teleosts, Culaea inconstans and Fundulus diaphanus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Physiology 52(3):445-448.
43100 Journal Article Ahokas, R. A., and G. Sorg. 1977. The effect of salinity and temperature on intracellular osmoegulation and muscle free amino acids in Fundulus diaphanus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Physiology 56(1):101-105.
43101 Journal Article April, J., and J. Turgeon. 2006. Phylogeography of the banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus): glacial races and secondary contact. Journal of Fish Biology 69(sb):212-228.
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.
43102 Journal Article Bickerton, M. W., J. Corleto, T. N. Verna, E. Williges, and D. Matadha. 2018. Comparative efficacy of Pimephales promelas, Fundulus diaphanus, and Gambusia affinis and influence of prey density for biological control of Culex pipiens molestus larvae. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association 34(2):99-106.
39119 Journal Article Bickerton, M.W., J. Corleto, T.N Verna, E. Williges, and D. Matadha. 2018. Comparative efficacy of Pimephales promelas, Fundulus diaphanus, and Gambusia affinis and influence of prey density for biological control of Culex pipiens molestus larvae. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association 34(2):99-106.
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.
43103 Journal Article Cone, D. K., and R. H. Easy. 2005. Supplemental diagnosis and molecular taxonomy of Myxobolus diaphanus (Fantham, Porter et Richardson, 1940) (Myxozoa) parasitizing Fundulus diaphanus (Cyprinodontiformes) in Nova Scotia, Canada. Folia Parasitologica 52(3):217-222.
43104 Journal Article Cone, D. K., D. J. Marcogliese, A. M. Barse, and M. D. B. Burt. 2006. The myxozoan fauna of Fundulus diaphanus (Cyprinodontidae) from freshwater localities in eastern North America: prevalence, community structure, and geographic distribution. Journal of Parasitology 92(1):52-57.
43105 Journal Article Dalziel, A. C., S. Tirbhowan, H. F. Drapeau, C. Power, L. S. Jonah, Y. A. Gbotsyo, and A. M. Dion‐Côté. 2020. Using asexual vertebrates to study genome evolution and animal physiology: banded (Fundulus diaphanus) x common killifish (F. heteroclitus) hybrid lineages as a model system. Evolutionary Applications 13(6):1214-1239.
25656 Journal Article Eaton, J.G., and P.T. Frame. 1965. An apparent extension of the range of the eastern banded killifish, Fundulus diaphanus diaphanus (Lesueur), into southwestern Ohio. Ohio Journal of Science 65(4):203.
43106 Journal Article Fritz, E. S., and E. T. Garside. 1974. Salinity preferences of Fundulus heteroclitus and F. diaphanus (Pisces: Cyprinodontidae): their role in geographic distribution. Canadian Journal of Zoology 52(8):997-1003.
43107 Journal Article Garside, E. T., and G. C. Morrison. 1977. Thermal preferences of mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus L., and banded killifish, F. diaphanus (Lesueur), (Cyprinodontidae) in relation to thermal acclimation and salinity. Canadian Journal of Zoology 55(7):1190-1194.
26212 Database GBIF. 2013. Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed on 03/05/2024.
43108 Journal Article Godin, J.-G. J., and M. J. Morgan. 1985. Predator avoidance and school size in a cyprinodontid fish, the banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus Lesueur). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 16(2):105-110.
27516 Report Harrington, S. 1999. Occurrence and distribution of fish species in the Great and Little Miami River Basins, Ohio and Indiana, Pre-1900 to 1998. US Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report 99-4198.,+S.+1999.+Occurrence+and+Distribution+of+Fish+Species+in+the+Great+and+Little+Miami+River+Basins,+Ohio+and+Indiana,+Pre-1900+to+1998.+US+Geological+Survey+Water+Resources.
43092 Journal Article Hartman, J. H., J. S. Tiemann, J. L. Sherwood, P. W. Willink, K. T. Ash, M. A. Davis, and E. R. Larson. 2023. Eastern banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus diaphanus) in Lake Michigan and connected watersheds: the invasion of a non-native subspecies. Journal of Great Lakes Research 49(4):876-887.
19686 Report Haskell, C.A., and K.F. Tiffan. 2011. Crims Island-restoration and monitoring of juvenile salmon rearing habitat in the Columbia River Estuary, Oregon, 2004-2010.
19677 Report Haskell, C.A., K.F. Tiffan, R.C. Koch, and D.W. Rondorf. 2005. Crims Island habitat restoration in the Columbia River estuary-fisheries monitoring and evaluation, 2003. US Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District, Contract Number W68SBV11591407.
1819 Journal Article Hendricks, M.L., J.R. Stauffer, Jr., and C.H. Hocutt. 1983. The zoogeography of the fishes of the Youghiogheny River system, Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia. American Midland Naturalist 110(1):145-164.
1406 Journal Article Hendricks, M.L., J.R. Stauffer, Jr., C.H. Hocutt, and C.R. Gilbert. 1979. A preliminary checklist of the fishes of the Youghiogheny River. Chicago Academy of Sciences 203:1-15.
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.
43109 Journal Article Houston, J. 1990. Status of the banded killifish, Fundulus diaphanus, in Canada. Canadian Field-Naturalist 104(1):45-52.
43110 Journal Article Kapuscinski, K. L., J. M. Farrell, and B. A. Murry. 2012. Feeding strategies and diets of young-of-the-year muskellunge from two large river ecosystems. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 32(4):635-647.
43111 Journal Article Kenney, W. R. 1980. Effects of rapid pH change on survival of banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus (Lesueur). Journal of the American Killifish Association 13(4):96-100.
25657 Journal Article Krumholz, L.A., and W.L. Minckley. 1964. Changes in the fish population in the upper Ohio River following temporary pollution abatement. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 93(1):1-5.
27746 Journal Article Melisky, E.L., J.R. Stauffer, Jr., and C.H. Hocutt. 1980. Temperature preference of Banded Killifish, Fundulus diaphanus, from southwestern Pennsylvania. Copeia 1980(2):346-349.
39030 Journal Article Misitano, D.A., and C.W. Sims. 1974. Unusual occurrence of an eastern banded killifish in the lower Columbia River. Fishery Bulletin 72(3):855.
26849 Database Ohio State University. 2014. Ohio State University Museum mammology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. Created on 12/18/2013. Accessed on 05/19/2014.
23875 Database Oregon State University. 2011. Collection information for introduced Fundulus diaphanus specimens present in fish collection of Oregon State University. Provided by Brian Sidlauskas on 26 October 2011. Oregon State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife.
43087 Journal Article Penney, H. D., M. A. Litt, and C. F. Purchase. 2019. Threshold temperature constraints on reproduction of the banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus). Journal of Freshwater Ecology 34(1):771-782.
40189 Database Peters, A., and J. Cochran. 2022. USFWS Lower Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office Ohio River Substation Aquatic Invasive Species Invasive Carp Monitoring (2022 - Present). U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Created on 05/01/2022. Accessed on 03/12/2024.
43088 Journal Article Phillips, E. C., Y. Ewert, and P. A. Speares. 2007. Fecundity, age and growth, and diet of Fundulus diaphanus (banded killifish) in Presque Isle Bay, Lake Erie. Northeastern Naturalist 14(2):269-278.[269:faagad];2.
25655 Journal Article Poly, W.J., and R.J. Miltner. 1995. Recent Records of the Endangered Western Banded Killifish, Fundulus diaphanus menona, in the Portage River Basin, Ohio. Ohio Journal of Science 95(4):294-297.
43112 Journal Article Porter, D. A., and A. J. Fivizzani. 1983. Spontaneous occurrence of a synchronous hermaphrodite in the banded killifish, Fundulus diaphanus (Lesueur). Journal of Fish Biology 22(6):671-675.
456 Thesis or Dissertation Raney, E.C. 1938. The distribution of the fishes of the Ohio drainage basin of western Pennsylvania. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
43113 Journal Article Richardson, L. R. 1939. The spawning behaviour of Fundulus diaphanus (Le Sueur). Copeia 1939(3):165-167.
43116 Journal Article Rivera, K. D., R. L. Haun, C. A. Anderson, and S. P. Romano. 2013. New distribution record for Fundulus diaphanous (Lesueur), family Fundulidae in Illinois. Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 106:57.
43114 Journal Article Salinas, S., Y. J. Brandvain, R. Anderson, J. Marty, R. L. Preston, G. W. Kidder, III, and C. W. Petersen. 2004. Reproductive ecology of Fundulus heteroclitus and Fundulus diaphanus in a new England watershed. Bulletin of the Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory 43:115-117.
43093 Journal Article Smith, B. J., and B. S. Harris. 2020. Expansion of a banded killifish Fundulus diaphanus population into benthic nearshore waters of Lake Michigan around Calumet Harbor. American Midland Naturalist 183(2):260-267.
396 Book Stauffer, J.R., Jr., J.M. Boltz, and L.R. White. 1995. The fishes of West Virginia. Volume 146. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.
38884 Journal Article Stewart, K.W., I.M. Suthers, and K. Leavesley. 1985. New fish distribution records in Manitoba and the role of a man-made interconnection between two drainages as an avenue of dispersal. Canadian Field-Naturalist 99(3):317-326.
43090 Journal Article Sutton, T. M., R. A. Zeiber, and B. E. Fisher. 2013. Temporal and size-related trends in food habits of introduced western mosquitofish and native topminnows. Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science 122(1):8-17.
43089 Journal Article Sutton, T. M., R. Zeiber, and B. E. Fisher. 2013. Agonistic behavioral interactions between introduced western mosquitofish and native topminnows. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 28(1):1-16.
2 Book Trautman, M.B. 1981. The fishes of Ohio. Ohio State University Press, Columbus, OH.
25944 Database Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie. 2021. California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA. Accessed on 11/23/2021.
20870 Database University of Washington. 2011. University of Washinton - Fish Collection Database. University of Washington. or
43115 Journal Article Wiles, M. 1975. Parasites of Fundulus diaphanus (Lesueur) (Pisces: Cyprinodontidae) in certain Nova Scotian freshwaters. Canadian Journal of Zoology 53(11):1578-1580.
43094 Journal Article Willink, P. W., J. S. Tiemann, J. L. Sherwood, E. Larson, A. Otten, and B. Zimmerman. 2019. The mystery of the banded killifish Fundulus diaphanus population explosion: where did they all come from? American Currents 44(4):3-6.
32169 Journal Article Willink, P.W., T.A. Widloe, V.J. Santucci Jr., D. Makauskas, J.S. Tiemann, S.D. Hertel, J.T. Lamer, and J.L. Sherwood. 2018. Rapid expansion of Banded Killifish Fundulus diaphanus across Northern Illinois: dramatic recovery or invasive species? The American Midland Naturalist 179(2):179-190.
13708 Book Wydoski, R.S., and R.R. Whitney. 2003. Inland Fishes of Washington. Second Edition. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD in association with University of Washington Press, Seattle.
30851 Database Zimmerman, B. 2012. Ohio non-native fish collection data, sampled during survey work on update to Trautman's (1981) "Fishes of Ohio". Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Columbus, OH. Created on 12/01/2012. Accessed on 11/30/2017.


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 [4/22/2024].

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.