Allegheny River at New Kensington, PA

1998 Basic Fixed-Site
Fish Community Records
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 ALLEGHENY RIVER AT NEW KENSINGTON, PA, Reach:A -- 9/11/98 
 
 

   Species                                 		   Length      Length      Weight       Weight     Number 
                                            		    (mm)        (mm)        (g)           (g)      caught 
                                           		   Minimum    Maximum     Minimum       Maximum
 
  
    AMBLOPLITES RUPESTRIS, rock bass                          95        193         14.5          149         3 
    APLODINOTUS GRUNNIENS, freshwater drum                    72        481          3.5         1361         6 
 
    CARPIODES CYPRINUS, quillback                            380        380         75.5           75.5       1 
    CYPRINUS CARPIO, common carp                             422        596        906.5         2678        17 
    DOROSOMA CEPEDIANUM, gizzard shad                        164        310         26.5          698        40 
 
    ESOX MASUINONGY, muskellunge                             206        206         38             38         1 
    HIODON TERGISUS, mooneye                                  86        254          5            140         4 
    HYPENTELIUM NIGRICANS, northern hogsucker                134        158         25.5           39         3 
 
    ICTIOBUS BUBALUS, smallmouth buffalo                     366        413        655            876.5       5 
    LEPOMIS MACROCHIRUS, bluegill                             42        165          1            108         6 
    MACRHYBOPSIS STORERIANA, silver chub                     123        123         14.5           14.5       1 
 
    MICROPTERUS PUNCTULATUS, spotted bass                     93        117          9             15.5       4 
    MICROPTERUS SALMOIDES, largemouth bass                    77        251          4            250         4 
    MOXOSTOMA ANISURUM, silver redhorse                       85        470          6.5         1082.5       8 
 
    MOXOSTOMA DUQUESNEI, black redhorse                      155        352         34            414.5       4 
    MOXOSTOMA ERYTHRURUM, golden redhorse                     90        265          8.5          185         3 
    MOXOSTOMA MACROLEPIDOTUM, shorthead redhorse             140        479         30.5         1257.5      11 
 
    NOTROPIS ATHERINOIDES, emerald shiner                     25         75          0            249       427 
    NOTROPIS VOLUCELLUS, mimic shiner                         28         59          0.5           30        66 
    PERCINA CAPRODES, logperch                                69         92          3              5.5       3 
 
    POMOXIS NIGROMACULATUS, black crappie                    260        260        236            236         1 
    STIZOSTEDION CANADENSE, sauger                           273        365        149            400         3 
    STIZOSTEDION VITREUM, walleye                            185        410         65.5          519.5       6 
 
 
   Species richness =  23 taxa 
   Total Abundance =  627 
 
 


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