|Family||Scientific Name||Author||Year||Common Name|
|Sciaenidae||Bairdiella chrysoura||(Lacepède)||1803||Silver Perch|
Unique Characters: Fins dusky to pale yellow. Preopercle serrate often with few spines at angle. Chin without barbel. Top of head cavernous, but usually not translucent under skin, firm to touch.
Star Drum Stellifer lanceolatus. Chin without barbel. Preopercle margin serrated with 4-6 distinct spines. Head broad, top cavernous, often translucent under skin, hollow or spongy to touch.