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These are some of the fish that scientists have recorded in the Mystic River drainage basin.

Alewife
American Eel
Atlantic Tomcod
Banded Killifish
Banded Sunfish
Blueback Herring
Bridle Shiner
Brook Trout
Brown Bullhead
Chain Pickerel
Fourspine Stickleback
Golden Shiner
Mummichog
Ninespine Stickleback
Pumpkinseed
Redfin Pickerel
Swamp Darter
Threespine Stickleback
White Perch
White Sucker
Yellow Perch

Scientists have also recorded the following non-native species in the basin:

Atlantic Silverside
Black Crappie
Bluegill
Common Carp
Goldfish
Largemouth Bass

source: K. E. Hartel, June 1995

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