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Tyus, H.M., B.D. Burdick, R.A. Valdez, C.M. Haynes, T.A. Lytle, and C.R. Berry. 1982. Fishes of the upper Colorado basin: distribution, abundance, and status. Pages 12-70 in Miller, W.H., H.M. Tyus, and C.A. Carlson, eds. Fishes of the upper Colorado River system: present and future. Western Division, American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, MD.
Reference Details:
Reference Number: 1578
Type: Book Chapter
Author: Tyus, H.M., B.D. Burdick, R.A. Valdez, C.M. Haynes, T.A. Lytle, and C.R. Berry.
Date (year): 1982
Book Title: Fishes of the upper Colorado River system: present and future
Editor: Miller, W.H., H.M. Tyus, and C.A. Carlson
Edition:
Chapter Title:Fishes of the upper Colorado basin: distribution, abundance, and status.
Publisher:Western Division, American Fisheries Society.
Publisher Location:Bethesda, MD
Volume:
Pages: 12-70
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Ameiurus melas

    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - Colorado River below Gunnison River
    CO - Yampa River drainage
    NM - San Juan drainage
    UT - Colorado River from above Lake Powell to San Rafael River
    UT - Colorado River from a little south of the Dolores River to the state line
    UT - Green River from Colorado River to Price River
    UT - Green River from Price River to Duchesne River
    UT - lower Duchesne drainage
    UT - Starvation Reservoir
    UT - lower White River

Ameiurus natalis

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - lower San Juan

Catostomus ardens

    UT - Green River above Duchesne River half way to state line
    UT - Duchesne River
    UT - Strawberry Reservoir
    UT - upper Fremont River
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Catostomus catostomus

    CO - Lake Granby (=Granby Reservoir) on the Colorado River [~60 mi NW of Denver]
    CO - Blue Mesa Reservoir and just downstream

Catostomus commersonii

    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - Yampa River
    CO - Colorado Headwaters
    CO - Gunnison drainage
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    NM - upper San Juan River
    UT - Colorado River from junction w/ Green River to the Dolores River
    UT - Green River above Duchesne River to state line
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir and Green River just below reservoir
    UT - Duchesne River
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Cyprinella lutrensis

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - Yampa River, lower part
    CO - White River whole length
    CO - Colorado River above and below Gunnison
    CO - lower Gunnison River
    CO - Dolores River
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - lower San Juan drainage
    NM - San Juan River
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - San Juan River
    UT - Escalante River
    UT - Dirty Devil River
    UT - Fremont River
    UT - San Rafael River
    UT - Price River
    UT - Colorado River from Cataract Canyon to CO state line
    UT - Green River entire length in UT
    UT - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Cyprinus carpio

    AZ - Lake Powell
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - Yampa River drainage
    CO - White River drainage
    CO - Colorado headwaters drainage
    CO - Gunnison drainage
    CO - Dolores drainage
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - lower San Juan drainage
    NM - San Juan drainage
    UT - Lake Powell
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - San Juan River
    UT - lower Dirty Devil
    UT - lower San Rafael
    UT - Price River
    UT - Green River from Cataract Canyon to CO state line
    UT - Colorado River from Cataract Canyon to CO state line
    UT - Duchesne drainage
    UT - Starvation Reservoir
    UT - White River
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Dorosoma petenense

    AZ - Lake Powell
    UT - Lake Powell
    UT - Colorado River above Lake Powell up to Green River
    UT - lower San Juan River

Esox lucius

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - Yampa River
    CO - middle White River
    CO - Colorado River near Gunnison confluence
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    NM - Animas River
    UT - Green River near CO state line
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - Lake Powell, lower

Etheostoma exile

    CO - Shadow Mountain Reservoir (or river nearby)
    NM - Piedra River, a trib of the San Juan, below the Navajo Reservoir

Etheostoma nigrum

    CO - Shadow Mountain Reservoir (or river nearby)
    CO - Lake Granby (=Granby Reservoir) on the Colorado River [~60 mi NW of Denver]

Fundulus sciadicus

    CO - White River

Fundulus zebrinus

    CO - Yampa River
    CO - lower San Juan
    CO - Colorado River below Gunnison River
    CO - Yampa River
    NM - San Juan River, entire length
    NM - San Juan River, entire length
    NM - San Juan River, entire length
    UT - upper San Juan River
    UT - Colorado River between Green River and Dolores River

Gambusia affinis

    CO - White River
    CO - Colorado River just above Gunnison
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    NM - San Juan River, entire length
    UT - Green River just above Price River

Gila atraria

    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - lower Yampa
    UT - Strawberry Reservoir
    UT - Starvation Reservoir
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    UT - headwaters of Price River
    UT - Green River just above mouth of Price River
    UT - lower Dolores River
    UT - Fremont River
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Hybognathus hankinsoni

    CO - Colorado River just below confluence w/ Gunnison

Ictalurus punctatus

    AZ - Lake Powell
    CO - Yampa River
    CO - White River
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - Colorado Headwaters-Plateau drainage in main river
    CO - Dolores River
    CO - upper San Juan River
    CO - lower San Juan
    NM - San Juan River
    NM - Navajo Reservoir
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - San Juan River from Lake Powell to state line
    UT - lower San Rafael River
    UT - lower Price River
    UT - lower Duchesne River
    UT - Green River just below Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    UT - Green River from Duchesne River to state line
    UT - Green River from Price River to Duchesne River
    UT - Green River from Green River to Price River
    UT - Colorado River from Green River to state line
    UT - Dolores River

Lepidomeda copei

    UT - Fremont River
    UT - Price River
    UT - Starvation Reservoir
    UT - Strawberry Reservoir

Lepomis cyanellus

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - lower Gunnison
    CO - Colorado River above and below Gunnison
    CO - Yampa River
    CO - White River
    NM - Navajo Reservoir
    NM - San Juan below Animas River
    UT - lower Duchesne drainage
    UT - lower White River
    UT - Green River from Duchesne River to state line
    UT - Green River just below Duchesne River
    UT - Colorado River from Green River to state line
    UT - upper Dirty Devil River
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - San Juan River from Lake Powell to fork at Montezuma

Lepomis macrochirus

    AZ - Lake Powell
    CO - lower Yampa
    CO - lower White
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - Colorado River just below Gunnison
    CO - Navajo Reservoir
    NM - Navajo Reservoir
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - Escalante River
    UT - San Juan River from Lake Powell to fork at Montezuma
    UT - Colorado River between Green River and Dolores River
    UT - upper Dirty Devil River
    UT - lower White River
    UT - Green River just above Duchesne River
    UT - lower Duchesne drainage

Micropterus dolomieu

    CO - Navajo Reservoir
    CO - lower Gunnison
    CO - Colorado Headwaters
    CO - upper Yampa drainage
    NM - Navajo Reservoir
    UT - Green River, entire length
    UT - Duchesne River
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Micropterus salmoides

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    CO - lower Yampa
    CO - lower Gunnison
    CO - Colorado River just above and below Gunnison
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    NM - Navajo Reservoir
    NM - San Juan River, entire length
    UT - San Juan River near fork at Montezuma Canyon
    UT - lower San Juan River
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Colorado River from Green River to state line
    UT - lower Dolores River
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Morone chrysops

    CO - upper San Juan drainage

Morone saxatilis

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - lower part of San Juan River

Notropis stramineus

    CO - lower Yampa River
    CO - Colorado Headwaters-Plateau drainage in main river
    CO - lower half of Dolores River
    UT - Colorado River from Green River to state line
    UT - Dolores River
    UT - Green River entire length

Oncorhynchus clarkii

    CO - Lake Granby (=Granby Reservoir) on the Colorado River [~60 mi NW of Denver]
    CO - Blue Mesa Reservoir
    CO - Green River
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - Gunnison drainage
    CO - Colorado headwaters drainage
    CO - upper White drainage
    CO - upper Yampa drainage
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Oncorhynchus clarkii behnkei

    NM - upper San Juan River

Oncorhynchus clarkii

    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    UT - Strawberry River drainage
    UT - Green River just below San Rafael River
    UT - Green River just below Price River to Desolation Canyon

Oncorhynchus clarkii stomias

    UT - Green River tributary to the East in Desolation Canyon

Oncorhynchus clarkii

    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Oncorhynchus kisutch

    CO - Navajo Reservoir
    CO - Blue Mesa Reservoir

Oncorhynchus mykiss

    AZ - Lake Powell
    NM - upper San Juan River
    UT - Lake Powell
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - Green River below San Rafael River
    UT - Green River between Price and White rivers
    UT - Duchesne drainage
    UT - Strawberry drainage
    UT - Green River from below Yampa River to state line
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Oncorhynchus nerka

    CO - Blue Mesa Reservoir
    CO - Navajo Reservoir
    CO - Dillon Reservoir [Blue River]
    CO - Lake Granby (=Granby Reservoir) on the Colorado River [~60 mi NW of Denver]
    CO - Shadow Mountain Reservoir in the headwaters of the Colorado River [~60 mi NW of Denver]
    UT - Navajo Reservoir
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoir

Perca flavescens

    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - lower San Juan
    UT - Montezuma Canyon

Pimephales promelas

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    CO - lower half of Dolores River
    CO - Gunnison River [drainage]
    CO - Colorado Headwaters-Plateau drainage
    CO - White River drainage
    CO - Yampa River drainage
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - lower San Juan
    NM - San Juan River
    UT - Green River entire length
    UT - Colorado River from Green River to state line
    UT - White River
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    UT - San Juan River
    UT - Fremont River
    UT - Muddy Creek, above confluence of Dirty Devil and Fremont rivers
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - lower San Rafael River
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Pomoxis annularis

    CO - Navajo Reservoir
    NM - Navajo Reservoir

Pomoxis nigromaculatus

    AZ - Lake Powell
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - lower Gunnison
    CO - Colorado River below Gunnison
    NM - Navajo Reservoir
    UT - Colorado River from below Dolores River to state line
    UT - Colorado River from below Dolores River to state line
    UT - Colorado River from below Dolores River to state line
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - lower San Juan River
    UT - lower Dolores

Rhinichthys cataractae

    UT - Strawberry Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Richardsonius balteatus

    CO - Colorado River at Westwater Canyon below Gunnison
    UT - Green River between San Rafael River and Price River
    UT - Fremont River
    UT - Strawberry Reservoir
    UT - Starvation Reservoir
    UT - Duchesne River
    UT - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Salmo trutta

    AZ - Lake Powell
    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - Yampa River drainage
    CO - White River drainage
    CO - Colorado headwaters drainage
    CO - Gunnison drainage
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    NM - Upper San Juan drainage
    UT - Lake Powell
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - Colorado River near CO state line
    UT - lower White River
    UT - Green River near CO state line
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    UT - Duchesne River to below Soldier Creek Reservoir
    UT - Strawberry River to below Soldier Creek Reservoir
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Fontenelle Reservoir

Salvelinus fontinalis

    WY - Green River, at Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    CO - headwaters of the Yampa
    CO - Dillon Reservoir on the Blue River
    CO - Blue Mesa Reservoir
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    NM - Navajo Reservoir
    UT - Strawberry Reservoir
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Salvelinus namaycush

    CO - Blue Mesa Reservoir
    CO - Lake Granby (=Granby Reservoir) on the Colorado River [~60 mi NW of Denver]
    UT - Flaming Gorge Reservoir
    UT - Starvation Reservoir
    WY - Green River between Flaming Gorge and Fontenelle Reservoirs
    WY - Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Sander vitreus

    AZ - Lake Powell (lower end)
    CO - lower San Juan
    CO - upper San Juan drainage
    CO - lower Yampa
    UT - Lake Powell, lower
    UT - Lake Powell, upper
    UT - lower San Juan River
    UT - Green River from Desolation Canyon to Duchesne River
    UT - Green River from Duchesne River to state line
    UT - Duchesne River
    UT - Starvation Reservoir

Semotilus atromaculatus

    CO - Green River just above mouth of Yampa River
    CO - Green River just below mouth of Yampa River
    CO - Yampa River drainage
    CO - Colorado River just above Gunnison
    UT - Green River between San Rafael River and Price Rivers
    UT - Green River above Duchesne River
    UT - Green River just below Flaming Gorge Reservoir


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