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Smith, P.W. 1979. The fishes of Illinois. University of Illinois Press, Urbana, IL.
Reference Details:
Reference Number: 105
Type: Book
Author: Smith, P.W.
Date (year): 1979
Title:The fishes of Illinois.
Publisher:University of Illinois Press
Publisher Location:Urbana, IL
Pages: 314 pp
Keywords: Illinois, fishes, Lepomis microlophus, redear sunfish, Dorosoma cepedianum, gizzard shad
Species Profiles and Specimens that use this Reference:

Alosa pseudoharengus

    IL - Lake Michigan
    IL - Lake Michigan

Ameiurus catus

    IL - Illinois River
    IL - Illinois River, middle section
    IL - state non-specific
    IL - Kaskaskia River
    IL - state non-specific
    IL - Mississippi River
    IL - Mississippi River
    IL - Kaskaskia River at Carlyle Lake
    MO - Mississippi River on Illinois border; at Perry/Cape Girardeau County border

Carassius auratus

    IL - Illinois River and its headwaters in the Chicago area
    IL - Pecatonica River at Freeport
    IL - Rock River at Rockford
    IL - northeast corner of county

Ctenopharyngodon idella

    IL - Mississippi River near Chester
    IL - Mississippi River up to Pike County in the state

Cyprinella lutrensis

    IL - Channel Lake in Lake County

Cyprinus carpio

    IL - Lake Michigan

Dorosoma cepedianum

    IL - state non-specific

Dorosoma petenense

    MO - The Sny drainage
    MO - Salt drainage
     - Cahokia-Joachim (HUC8) non-specific
    MO - Peruque-Piasa drainage
    IL - Lower Kaskaskia (HUC8) non-specific
    IL - Saline drainage
     - Lower Missouri (HUC8) non-specific

Esox masquinongy

    IL - state non-specific

Gambusia affinis

    IL - state non-specific
    IL - Green
    MO - The Sny
    MO - Peruque-Piasa

Ictalurus furcatus

    IA - Coon-Yellow drainage

Lepomis gibbosus

    IL - Lower Kaskaskia (HUC8) non-specific
     - Lower Ohio (HUC8) non-specific

Lepomis microlophus

    IL - northern part of the state (native to southern part of state)
    IL - Lower Illinois-Lake Chautauqua (HUC8) non-specific
    IL -
    IL - Spoon (HUC8) non-specific
     - Vermilion (HUC8) non-specific
    IL - Upper Sangamon (HUC8) non-specific
    IL - Upper Kaskaskia (HUC8) non-specific
     - Embarras (HUC8) non-specific
    IL - Little Wabash drainage
     - Upper Fox (HUC8) non-specific

Micropterus punctulatus

     - Upper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau (HUC8) non-specific
    IL - Mackinaw (HUC8) non-specific
    IL - Kishwaukee River tributaries

Morone chrysops

     - Upper Fox (HUC8) non-specific

Morone mississippiensis

    WI - Upper Rock (HUC8) non-specific

Morone saxatilis

    IL - Ohio River
    IL - Ohio River
    IL - Ohio River to as far north as Kaskaskia River
    IL - Crab Orchard Lake
    IL - tributary
    IL - tributary

Oncorhynchus kisutch

    IL - Lake Michigan
    IL - Lake Michigan

Oncorhynchus mykiss

    IA - state non-specific
    IL - state non-specific
    IL - streams in northern Illinois
    IL - state non-specific
    IL - Will County
    IL - McHenry County
    IL - Winnebago County
    IL - Tazewell County
    IL - Rock Island County
    IL - Lake Michigan
    IN - Lake Michigan
    MI - Lake Michigan
    WI - state non-specific
    WI - Lake Michigan

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha

    IL - Lake Michigan
    IL - Lake Michigan
    IL - Lake Michigan off Zion

Osmerus mordax

    IL - Lake Michigan
    IL - Lake Michigan
    IL - Illinois River (via ship canal from Lake Michigan)

Petromyzon marinus

    IL - Lake Michigan, lower
    IL - Lake Michigan
    IL - Lake Michigan
    MI - Lake Michigan, lower
    MI - Lake Michigan

Pungitius pungitius

    IL - Illinois River (upper)
    IL - Des Plaines River

Salmo trutta

    IL - Kishwaukee River tributaries
    IL - Pecatonica River tributaries (IL/WI border)
    IL - Rock River at Rockton
    IL - Lake Michigan, shoreline

Salvelinus fontinalis

    IL - northern streams


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