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Fish Species Description

Spotfin chub

Erimonax monachus

(Cope, 1868)

spotfin chub Species Photo

Classification

Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Alternate Names:

Status: Federally Threatened, Extirpated in Georgia


Freshwater

spotfin chub Region Map

Notes:

This species has not been observed in the state since 1877 and is presumed extirpated.


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

Historical distribution in Georgia included the Tennessee River Basin.



Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:


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