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Recovery Strategy for Gravel Chub



Bailey, R. and A. Yates. 2003. Fanshawe Lake ecosystem assessment and recovery strategy, background report. January, 2003. Western Environmental Science and Engineering Research Institute, Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario. 19 pp.

Becker, G.C. 1983. Fishes of Wisconsin. Univ. Wisconsin Press, Madison. 1052 pp.

Coker, G.A., C.B. Portt, and C.K. Minns. 2001. Morphological and ecological characteristics of Canadian freshwater fishes. Canadian Manuscript Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2554. pp 33-41.

Conservation Fisheries, Inc. 2001. Captive propagation of chubs of the genus Erimystax. American Currents 27 (4):15-16.

Government of Canada. 2006. Policy on the feasibility of recovery. Draft. Unpublished Document.

Holm, E. and E.J. Crossman. 1986. Report on the search for an Ontario population of H. x-punctata and a search for the species. Royal Ontario Museum Report to the Ontario Museum of Natural Resources, Toronto, Ontario. March 1986.

Hubbs, C.L. and W.R. Crowe. 1956. Preliminary analysis of the American cyprinid fishes, seven new, referred to the genus Hyboposis, subgenus Erimystax. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology. University of Michigan 578: 1-8.

McAllister, D.E., B.J. Parker, and P.M. McKee. 1985. Rare, endangered, and extinct fishes in Canada. National Museum of Natural Sciences. Syllogeus 54. Ottawa.

Moore, G.A. and J.M. Paden. 1950. The fishes of the Illinois River in Oklahoma and Arkansas. American Midland Naturalist 44(1): 1-83.

NatureServe. 2006. NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life. Version 5.0. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available Accessed: May 2006.

Page, L.M. and B.M. Burr. 1991. A field guide to freshwater fishes of North America north of Mexico. The Peterson Field Guide Series, volume 42. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA.

Parker, B., P. McKee, and R.R. Campbell. 1987. Updated status report on the gravel chub, Erimystax x-punctatus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. 10 pp.

Retzer, M.E. 2005. Changes in the diversity of native fishes in seven basins in Illinois, USA. American Midland Naturalist 153:121-134.

Schmidt, K. 1993. Stream survey results for the gravel chub (Erimystax x-punctatus) and black redhorse (Moxostoma duquesnei) in southeastern Minnesota. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Report.

Schmidt, K. 2000. Stream survey results for the gravel chub (Erimystax x-punctatus), slender madtom (Noturus exilis), and bluntnose darter (Etheostoma chlorosomum) in southeastern Minnesota. Report prepared by the Native Fish Conservatory.

Scott, W.B. and E.J. Crossman. 1973. Freshwater fishes of Canada. Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 966 pp.

Shute, J.R., P.L. Rakes, and P.W. Shute.  2005.  Re-introduction of four imperilled fishes in Abrams Creek, Tennessee.  Southeastern Naturalist 4:93-110.

Simons, A.M. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships in the genus Erimystax (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) based on the cytochrome b gene. Copeia 2004(2): 351-356.

Taylor, I., B. Cudmore, C.A. MacKinnon, S.E. Madzia, and S.L. Hohn. 2004. Synthesis report for the Thames River recovery plan. Upper Thames River Conservation Authority. 47 pp.

Trautman, M.B. 1981. The fishes of Ohio. Second edition. Ohio State Univ. Press, Columbus. 782 pp.

TRRT (Thames River Recovery Team). 2005. Recovery strategy for the Thames River Aquatic Ecosystem: 2005-2010. November 2005 Draft. 146 pp.

UTRCA (Upper Thames River Conservation Authority). 1998. Manure – farming and healthy fish habitat.  Issue 1.  Available: Accessed: May 2006.

Yoder, C.O., E.T. Rankin, M.A. Smith, B.C. Alsdorf, D.J. Altfater, C.E. Boucher, R.J. Miltner, D.E. Mishne, R.E. Sanders, and R.F. Thoma. 2005. Changes in fish assemblage status in Ohio’s nonwadeable rivers and streams over two decades. Pages 399-430. in J.N. Rinne, R.M. Hughes, and B. Calamusso, editors. Historical changes in large river fish assemblages of the Americas. American Fisheries Society Symposium 45, Bethesda, Maryland. 

Williams, J.E., D.W. Sada, C. Deacon Williams and 10 others.  1988.  American Fisheries Society Guidelines for Introductions of Threatened and Endangered Fishes.  Fisheries 13(5): 5-11.