1654 thumb GTM Research Reserve Fish Guide

This a Field Guide of Fish that have been site verified.

Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve (GTM Research Reserve) is dedicated to the conservation of natural biodiversity and cultural resources through research and monitoring to guide science-based stewardship ...more ↓

Small
Southern Stingray 1
Dasyatis americana
Small
Atlantic Stingray 2
Dasyatis sabina
Small
Clearnose Skate 3
Raja eglanteria
Small
Atlantic Guitarfish 4
Rhinobatos lentiginosus
Small
Manta Ray 5
Manta birostris
Small
Cow-nosed Ray 6
Rhinoptera bonasus
Small
Smooth Butterfly Ray 7
Gymnura micrura
Small
Scalloped Hammerhead 8
Sphyrna lewini
Small
Great Hammerhead 2
Sphyrna mokarran
Shovelhead
Sphyrna tiburo
Small
Spinner Shark 9
Carcharhinus brevipinna
Small
Bull Shark 10
Carcharhinus leucas
Small
Blacktip Shark 11
Carcharhinus limbatus
Small
Sandbar Shark 12
Carcharhinus plumbeus
Small
Lemon Shark 13
Negaprion brevirostris
Small
Scrawled Cowfish 9
Acanthostracion quadricornis
Small
Buffalo Trunkfish 15
Lactophrys trigonus
Small
Northern Puffer 16
Sphoeroides maculatus
Small
Southern Puffer 14
Sphoeroides nephelus
Small
Checkered Puffer 17
Sphoeroides testudineus
Small
Spiny Porcupinefish 18
Diodon holocanthus
Small
Grey Triggerfish 19
Balistes capriscus
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Crevalle Jack 20
Caranx hippos
Small
Horse-eye Jack 21
Caranx latus
Small
Bigeye Scad 9
Selar crumenophthalmus
Small
Yellow Jack 22
Carangoides bartholomaei
Small
jorobado caballa 23
Selene setapinnis
Small
Lookdown 24
Selene vomer
Florida pompano
Trachinotus carolinus
Small
Permit 25
Trachinotus falcatus
Small
Greater Amberjack 26
Seriola dumerili
Leather jacket
Oligoplites saurus
horqueta del Atlántico
Chloroscombrus chrysurus
Small
charrito garretón 2
Trachurus lathami
Small
Great Barracuda 26
Sphyraena barracuda
Small
Guachanche Barracuda 9
Sphyraena guachancho
Small
King Mackerel 13
Scomberomorus cavalla
Atlantic spanish mackerel
Scomberomorus maculatus
Small
Skipjack 27
Sarda sarda
Red Snapper
Lutjanus campechanus
Small
Grey Snapper 12
Lutjanus griseus
Small
Lane Snapper 13
Lutjanus synagris
Small
gobio violeta 28
Gobioides broussonetii
Small
mapo aguado 14
Bathygobius soporator
Small
madrejuile flecha 14
Gobionellus oceanicus
Small
Naked goby 29
Gobiosoma bosc
twoscale goby
Gobiosoma longipala
gobio clave
Gobiosoma robustum
gobio payaso
Microgobius gulosus
green goby
Microgobius thalassinus
Small
Dwarf Sand Perch 22
Diplectrum bivittatum
Small
Sand Perch 13
Diplectrum formosum
Atlantic Goliath Grouper
Epinephelus itajara
Small
cabrilla serrana 2
Centropristis philadelphica
Small
Black Sea Bass 13
Centropristis striata
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Sergeant Major 30
Abudefduf saxatilis
Small
Sharksucker 31
Echeneis naucrates
Small
Common Remora 26
Remora remora
Small
Banded Drum 2
Larimus fasciatus
Speckled trout
Cynoscion nebulosus
Weakfish
Cynoscion regalis
Oyster drum
Pogonias cromis
Silver Perch
Bairdiella chrysoura
Small
Spot Croaker 9
Leiostomus xanthurus
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Southern Kingfish 23
Menticirrhus americanus
Small
berrugato del Golfo 9
Menticirrhus littoralis
Northern Kingfish
Menticirrhus saxatilis
Atlantic croaker
Micropogonias undulatus
Small
Red Drum 32
Sciaenops ocellatus
Small
corvinilla lanza 2
Stellifer lanceolatus
Small
Sheepshead 13
Archosargus probatocephalus
silver porgy
Diplodus argenteus
Small
Pinfish 12
Lagodon rhomboides
Small
grunts 13
Haemulon
Hogfish
Orthopristis chrysoptera
Small
Atlantic Spadefish 13
Chaetodipterus faber
Small
Common Dolphinfish 33
Coryphaena hippurus
striped blenny
Chasmodes bosquianus
Florida blenny
Chasmodes saburrae
Small
Barred blenny 13
Hypleurochilus bermudensis
feather blenny
Hypsoblennius hentz
Small
Common snook 34
Centropomus undecimalis
black bass
Micropterus floridanus
Small
Redbreast sunfish 35
Lepomis auritus
Small
Bluegill 36
Lepomis macrochirus
Small
Redear Sunfish 37
Lepomis microlophus
Small
Spotted sunfish 38
Lepomis punctatus
Small
Silver Jenny 39
Eucinostomus gula
mojarra costera
Eucinostomus harengulus
Small
Irish Pompano 14
Diapterus auratus
Bluefish
Pomatomus saltatrix
Small
Silverfish 40
Trichiurus lepturus
palometa pámpano
Peprilus paru
Small
Flathead Mullet 41
Mugil cephalus
White Mullet
Mugil curema
Hairy blenny
Labrisomus nuchipinnis
Short Bigeye
Pristigenys alta
Small
Atlantic Tripletail 22
Lobotes surinamensis
Small
Cobia 22
Rachycentron canadum

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