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Etnier, D.A., and W.C. Starnes. 1993. The fishes of Tennessee. The University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, TN.
Reference Details:
Reference Number: 705
Type: Book
Author: Etnier, D.A., and W.C. Starnes.
Date (year): 1993
Edition:
Title:The fishes of Tennessee.
Publisher:The University of Tennessee Press
Publisher Location:Knoxville, TN
Volume:
Pages: 681 pp
URL:
Keywords: Tennessee, fishes, Lepisosteus platostomus, shortnose gar, Lepomis humilis, orange spotted sunfish, Lepomis microlophus, redear sunfish, gizzard shad, dorosoma cepedianum
Species Profiles and Specimens that use this Reference:

Alosa chrysochloris

    TN - Caney drainage
    TN - Cordell Hull Reservoir
    TN - Holston drainage
    TN - Pigeon
    TN - Watts Bar Lake Drainage HUC-8
    TN - lower Clinch

Alosa pseudoharengus

    TN - Tennessee River up to 100 km below Watauga Reservoir
    TN - Dale Hollow Reservoir
    TN - Dale Hollow Reservoir, (tailwaters) up to 100 km below dam
    TN - Watauga Reservoir [=Lake]

Ambloplites rupestris

    MO - Little River Ditches drainage

Ameiurus platycephalus

    NC - Nolichucky River
    NC - Little Tennessee River
    NC - Hiwassee River system

Carassius auratus

    TN - Cumberland River
    TN - Tennessee River
    TN - Mississippi River
    TN - Douglas [Lake] Reservoir in east Tennessee
    TN - Hatchie River (extreme upper) near confluence of Mosses Creek
    TN - Rutherford Fork of the Obion River
    TN - Pickwick Lake
    TN - Lake Barkley
    TN - Old Hickory Lake Reservoir
    TN - Dale Hollow Reservoir
    TN - Hickory Creek near Viola
    TN - Woods Reservoir
    TN - Tims Ford Lake
    TN - French Broad-Holston drainage
    TN - Chickamauga Lake Reservoir

Coregonus artedi

    TN - Calderwood Reservoir

Ctenopharyngodon idella

    TN - Laurel Hill Lake (nw corner of county)
    TN - Reelfoot Lake
    TN - Mississippi River
    TN - Obion River
    TN - Forked Deer River
    TN - Hatchie River
    TN - McKellar Lake in Memphis [adjacent to the Mississippi River]

Culaea inconstans

    TN - Obey River near Celina
    TN - ponds and creeks of the White Oak Creek system near Oak Ridge in Roane County

Cyprinella venusta

    TN - Kentucky Lake [Tennessee River]

Cyprinus carpio

    MN - Parley Lake near St. Bonifacius
    MN - Clearwater Lake
    TN - Boone Lake Reservoir
    TN - French Broad-Holston drainage
    TN - upper Tennessee drainage
    TN - Middle Tennessee-Hiwassee drainage
    TN - Upper Cumberland drainage
    TN - Lower Cumberland drainage
    TN - Upper Elk drainage
    TN - upper Duck River
    TN - Lower Duck River
    TN - western Tennessee; Mississippi River and its tribs
    TN - South Fork Cumberland drainage
    TN - South Fork Holston HUC-8
    TN - Watauga drainage
    TN - Nolichucky Drainage HUC-8
    TN - Watts Bar Lake Drainage HUC-8
    TN - Upper Clinch system
    TN - Powell (HUC-8)
    TN - Lower Clinch
    TN - Emory (HUC-8)
    TN - Hiwassee (HUC-8)
    TN - Pickwick Lake (HUC-8)
    TN - Kentucky Lake (HUC-8)
    TN - Obey (HUC-8)
    TN - Caney (HUC-8)
    TN - Lower Cumberland-Old Hickory Lake (HUC-8)
    TN - Stones (HUC-8)
    TN - Lower Cumberland (HUC-8)
    TN - South Fork Obion (HUC-8)
    TN - North Fork Forked Deer (HUC-8)
    TN - South Fork Forked Deer (HUC-8)
    TN - Upper Hatchie (HUC-8)
    TN - Lower Hatchie-Mississippi (HUC-8)
    TN - Horn Lake-Nonconnah (HUC-8)

Dorosoma cepedianum

    TN - lower Little Tennessee
    TN - Obey (HUC-8)
    TN - Upper Cumberland-Cordell Hull Reservoir- HUC 8
    TN - Holston drainage
    NC - Watauga drainage
    TN - Nolichucky Drainage HUC-8
    TN - South Fork Cumberland drainage
    TN - Obey (HUC-8)
    TN - Upper Cumberland-Cordell Hull Reservoir- HUC 8
    TN - Holston drainage
    NC - Watauga drainage
    TN - Nolichucky Drainage HUC-8
    TN - Lower Clinch
    TN - Emory (HUC-8)
    TN - Caney (HUC-8)
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - Watts Bar Lake Drainage HUC-8
    NC - upper French Broad drainage
    NC - Pigeon drainage
    TN - lower Little Tennessee
    TN - South Fork Cumberland drainage
    TN - Obey drainage
    TN - Upper Cumberland-Cordell Hull Reservoir- HUC 8
    TN - Holston drainage
    TN - Watauga, North Carolina, Tennessee drainage
    TN - Nolichucky Drainage HUC-8
    TN - Lower Clinch
    TN - Emory drainage
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - Watts Bar Lake drainage
    NC - upper French Broad drainage
    NC - Pigeon drainage
    TN - Little Tennessee system
    TN - Caney drainage

Dorosoma petenense

    TN - Lower Elk drainage
    AL - Pickwick Lake
    AL - Guntersville Lake
    AL - Wheeler Lake
    AL - Bear River system
    KY - Lower Cumberland HUC-8
    VA - Upper Clinch, Tennessee, Virginia drainage
    VA - Powell drainage
    VA - South Fork Holston
    TN - Watauga, North Carolina, Tennessee drainage
    TN - Lower Clinch
    TN - Lower Cumberland-Old Hickory Lake HUC-8
    TN - Caney drainage
    TN - Stones HUC-8
    TN - Holston drainage
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - Watts Bar Lake drainage
    TN - middle Tennessee-Chickamauga
    TN - Upper Elk drainage
    TN - Hiwassee drainage

Esox lucius

    TN - South Holston River
    TN - Little River
    TN - Melton Hill Lake Reservoir (Clinch River)
    VA - South Fork Holston

Esox masquinongy

    TN - Norris Reservoir

Gambusia affinis

    TN - state non-specific
    TN - Barren drainage (in Tennessee)

Hybognathus hankinsoni

    TN - Powell River

Hypentelium etowanum

    TN - Baker Creek, trib. of Parksville Reservoir, Polk County, Ocoee system

Hypentelium nigricans

    TN - Conasauga drainage

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis

    MO - Mississippi River in Lower Mississippi-Memphis drainage
    TN - Mississippi River

Ictalurus furcatus

    TN - Conasauga drainage

Lepomis auritus

    TN - North Fork Holston
    TN - South Fork Holston River
    TN - Watauga drainage
    TN - Holston drainage
    TN - upper French Broad
    TN - Pigeon
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - Nolichucky River
    TN - Watts Barr Lake (Tennessee River)
    TN - Little Tennessee system
    TN - Tuckasegee
    TN - lower Little Tennessee
    TN - Holly Fork Creek near Nobles
    TN - middle Fork Forked Deer River in Carroll County
    TN - Conasauga drainage
    TN - upper Tennessee drainage
    TN - Upper Clinch system
    TN - Powell system
    TN - lower Clinch
    TN - Hiwassee drainage
    TN - Emory drainage
    TN - middle Tennessee-Chickamauga
    TN - Ocoee (HUC-8)
    TN - Sequatchie (HUC-8)
    TN - Wheeler Lake (HUC-8)
    TN - South Fork Obion (HUC-8)
    AL - Tennessee drainage (Guntersville Lake HUC)
    AL - Tennessee drainage

Lepomis gibbosus

    TN - South Fork Holston Lake Reservoir
    TN - Boone Lake Reservoir

Lepomis gulosus

    TN - Lower Cumberland (HUC-8)
    VA - Upper Clinch system
    KY - Upper Cumberland Drainage- HUC 8
    TN - Powell (HUC-8)
    TN - South Fork Cumberland drainage
    VA - South Fork Holston drainage
    TN - Obey (HUC-8)
    TN - Upper Cumberland-Cordell Hull Reservoir- HUC 8
    TN - Holston drainage
    NC - Watauga drainage
    TN - Lower Cumberland-Old Hickory Lake (HUC-8)
    TN - Nolichucky Drainage HUC-8
    TN - Harpeth Drainage- HUC 8
    TN - lower Clinch
    TN - Emory (HUC-8)
    TN - Caney (HUC-8)
    TN - Stones (HUC-8)
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - Watts Bar Lake Drainage HUC-8
    TN - Sequatchie (HUC-8)
    ID - Lower Bear-Malad drainage
    TN - middle Tennessee-Chickamauga
    TN - Hiwassee drainage
    TN - Hiwassee drainage
    TN - Sequatchie (HUC-8)
    KY - Lower Cumberland HUC-8
    TN - Stones HUC-8
    TN - Caney drainage
    KY - Upper Cumberland HUC-8
    TN - Harpeth Drainage- HUC 8
    TN - Upper Cumberland-Cordell Hull Reservoir- HUC 8
    TN - South Fork Cumberland drainage
    TN - Obey drainage
    TN - Lower Cumberland-Old Hickory Lake HUC-8
    TN - middle Tennessee-Chickamauga
    TN - lower Little Tennessee
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - Holston drainage
    VA - Upper Clinch system
    TN - lower Clinch
    TN - Watts Bar Lake drainage
    TN - Nolichucky Drainage HUC-8
    VA - Powell drainage
    VA - South Fork Holston drainage
    TN - Watauga, North Carolina, Tennessee drainage
    TN - Emory drainage

Lepomis marginatus

    AL - Pickwick Lake

Micropterus coosae

    TN - Hiwassee system
    TN - upper part of Emory drainage
    TN - Spring Creek, Roaring River, Flat Creek part of HUC 530106
    TN - upper part of Falling Water River
    TN - upper part of Calfkiller River (Caney drainage)
    TN - Chickamauga Reservoir

Micropterus dolomieu

    KY - Upper Cumberland HUC-8

Micropterus punctulatus

    KY - Upper Cumberland Drainage- HUC 8
    TN - Conasauga drainage

Morone chrysops

    TN - Watauga, North Carolina, Tennessee drainage
    NC - upper French Broad drainage
    GA - Ocoee drainage

Morone chrysops x M. saxatilis

    AL - Warrior River
    TN - Cherokee Lake Reservoir
    TN - Fort Loudoun Reservoir
    TN - Chickamauga Lake Reservoir

Morone mississippiensis

    TN - Holston drainage
    TN - Lower Clinch
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - Watts Bar Lake drainage
    TN - Lower Little Tennessee drainage

Morone saxatilis

    TN - Watts Barr Lake (Tennessee River)
    TN - Cumberland Lake
    TN - Melton Hill Reservoir (Clinch River)
    TN - Kentucky Lake [Tennessee River]

Notropis chrosomus

    AL - Black Warrior drainage
    AL - Town Creek system, Tennessee drainage
    GA - South Chickamauga Creek, Tennessee drainage

Notropis texanus

    TN - Robinson Creek, Hardin County (southern border of state)

Noturus insignis

    NC - Watauga River above Watauga Reservoir
    TN - Watauga River above Watauga Reservoir
    VA - North Fork Holston River

Oncorhynchus clarkii

    TN - Center Hill Reservoir in Cumberland River System
    TN - Dale Hollow Reservoir
    TN - Wilbur Reservoir tailwater (Tennessee drainage)

Oncorhynchus kisutch

    TN - Watauga Reservoir [=Lake]
    TN - Watauga Reservoir [=Lake]

Oncorhynchus mykiss

    TN - Dale Hollow Reservoir, tailrace
    TN - Little River, Great Smokey Mts. National Park
    TN - Blue Ridge, streams and reservoirs (Tennessee drainage)
    TN - Highland Rim reservoirs
    TN - reservoirs of the Cumberland plateau (eastern TN, west of the Tennessee River)
    TN - Norris Reservoir tailwaters
    TN - Dale Hollow Reservoir tailwaters
    TN - Center Hill Reservoir tailwaters
    TN - Little Tennessee River below Chilhowee Dam (prior to Tellico Dam)
    TN - upper Tennessee drainage
    TN - Middle Tennessee-Hiwassee drainage
    TN - Upper Cumberland drainage
    TN - Upper Elk drainage
    TN - Conasauga drainage

Oncorhynchus nerka

    TN - Little Tennessee River
    TN - Watauga Reservoir [=Lake]

Osmerus mordax

    TN - Watauga Reservoir [=Lake]
    TN - South Fork Holston Reservoir
    TN - Mississippi River

Perca flavescens

    NC - Hiwassee drainage
    TN - Hiwassee drainage
    TN - Tennessee drainage (widespread)
    TN - Pickwick Lake
    TN - Tennessee River at Big Sandy River
    TN - Fort Loudoun Reservoir
    TN - Melton Hill Reservoir (Clinch River)
    TN - Tellico Reservoir

Percina tanasi

    TN - Hiwassee River in Polk County
    TN - Nolichucky River
    TN - lower Holston River, TN
    TN - lower French Broad
    TN - lower Holston River, TN
    TN - Middle Elk River

Pimephales promelas

    TN - state non-specific

Salmo letnica

    TN - Watauga Reservoir [=Lake]

Salmo trutta

    TN - Little Tennessee River, lower
    TN - Norris Reservoir tailwater
    TN - French Broad-Holston drainage
    TN - upper Tennessee drainage
    TN - Conasauga drainage
    TN - Hiwassee River
    TN - South Fork Cumberland drainage
    TN - Cumberland River below Dale Hollow Lake
    TN - Caney drainage
    TN - Cumberland River near Dixon Springs

Salmo trutta x Salvelinus fontinalis

    TN - state non-specific

Salvelinus fontinalis

    TN - Cumberland drainage

Salvelinus namaycush

    TN - Dale Hollow Reservoir

Sander canadensis x vitreus

    ND - state non-specific
    TN - Fort Loudoun Reservoir, tailrace

Sander vitreus

    TN - Cumberland drainage
    TN - Tims Ford Lake

Strongylura marina

    TN - Kentucky Lake [Tennessee River]


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