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

Blackstripe Topminnow Fundulus notatus

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 22 bioassessment sites, 0 rapid fish bioassessment sites, 1 fisheries assessment site, and 0 fisheries presence-only assessment sites. In total, it was collected at 23 distinct sites, or 1.9% of the 1237 total sites monitored by the bioassessment program. It is the 78th most commonly collected species.

The Blackstripe Topminnow was collected in 47 bioassessment sampling sessions and 1 fisheries assessment session. It was present in 0 rapid bioassessment sessions and 0 presence-only sessions.

The biological assessment program has collected a total of 1,139 individual Blackstripe Topminnow specimens, ranking it the #59 most collected fish.

Species Distribution Map