Month: March 2020

Lake Cypress Springs

Lake Cypress Springs – Franklin County

Lake Cypress Springs Lake Cypress Springs is a freshwater reservoir located in North East Texas, approximately 90 miles east of Dallas in Pittsburg, Franklin County. While, the lake is used for recreational, municipal and industrial purposes. Further, has 20 subdivisions and around 850 waterfront homes. Meanwhile, the surface area is approximately 3461 acres with a …

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Blacktail Shiner

Blacktail Shiner – Freshwater Slender Minnow

Blacktail Shiner The Blacktail Shiner (Cyprinella venusta) is a small freshwater fish in the Cyprinidae family of the Cyprinella genus. Native to the United States especially Florida, Texas and Illinois. However, a subspecies occurs in Alabama. Description of the Blacktail Shiner A slender minnow with a yellowish olive back and silver sides with hints of …

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Golden Shiner

Golden Shiner – Notemigonus Genus of North America

Golden Shiner Native to North America The Golden Shiner (Notemigonus crysoleucas) is a freshwater fish in the Cyprinidae family, order Cypriniformes. A native cyprinid fish of North America and the sole member of the Notemigonus genus. While, widely a pond-cultured fish they may also be used as a bait fish. The name, Notemigonus crysoleucas is …

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Bullhead

Bullhead Freshwater Native Of The United States

Bullhead – Catfish Relative There are various Bullhead (Ameiurus) catfish in the Ictaluridae family. While, these catfish can be distinguished from Channel Catfish and Blue Catfish by their squared tailfins. Meanwhile, native to North America. Some species are extant while, others may be extinct. Distribution, Habitat, Diet and Feeding Habits Distribution Collapse Ameiurus Catfish are …

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