Reference List

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

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1809 Journal Article Bailey, R.M., and G.R. Smith. 1981. Origin and geography of the fish fauna of the Laurentian Great Lakes basin. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 38(12):1539-1561.
271 Book Becker, G.C. 1983. Fishes of Wisconsin. University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, WI.
705 Book Etnier, D.A., and W.C. Starnes. 1993. The fishes of Tennessee. The University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, TN.
24275 Report Evermann, B.W., and E.L. Goldsborough. 1902. Notes on the fishes and mollusks of Lake Chautauqua, New York.
1766 Book Jordan, D.S., and B.W. Evermann. 1902. Preliminary report on an investigation of the fishes and fisheries of the Hawaiian Islands. U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries. Report of the Commissioner for the Year Ending June 30, 1901. US Government Printing Office, Washington, DC.
29542 Report O'Neal, R.P. 1997. Muskegon River Watershed Assessment. Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
1391 Journal Article Priegel, G.R. 1963. Dispersal of the shortnose gar, Lepisosteus platostomus, into the Great Lakes drainage. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 92(2):178.
24336 Book Scott, W.B., and E.J. Crossman. 1998. Freshwater Fishes of Canada. Galt House Publications, Oakville, Ontario.
24710 Book Suttkus, R.D. 1963. Order Lepisostei in: Bigelow et al. (eds.) Fishes of the Western North Atlantis. Soft-rayed Bony Fishes, Vol. 1, pt. 3, Memoir. Sears Foundation of Marine Research, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.


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