Iowa DNR
BioNet
River & Stream Biological Monitoring
Fish and Benthic Macroinvertebrate Surveys
Physical Habitat Assessments

Banded Killifish Fundulus diaphanus

Family
Fundulidae (Topminnows)
Tolerance
Intermediate
Trophic Class
Insectivore
Is Exotic to Iowa?
False
Is Lithophilous Spawner?
False
Is Hybrid?
False
State Listing Status
Not Listed
Assessment Program Statistics

This species was found at 0 bioassessment sites, 1 rapid fish bioassessment site, 1 fisheries assessment site, and 0 fisheries presence-only assessment sites. In total, it was collected at 2 distinct sites, or 0.2% of the 1237 total sites monitored by the bioassessment program. It is the 118th most commonly collected species.

The Banded Killifish was collected in 0 bioassessment sampling sessions and 1 fisheries assessment session. It was present in 1 rapid bioassessment session and 0 presence-only sessions.

The biological assessment program has collected a total of 28 individual Banded Killifish specimens, ranking it the #108 most collected fish.

Species Distribution Map