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Etowah darter

Etheostoma etowahae

Wood & Mayden, 1993

Etowah darter Species Photo


Order: Perciformes
Family: Percidae
Alternate Names:

Status: Federally Endangered, State Endangered, Endemic


Etowah darter Region Map


An apparent region of syntopy between Etheostoma etowahae and E. jordani has been documented in Racoon Creek and the Etowah River mainstem below Lake Allatoona.

Basin Distribution in Georgia:

Occurs in the Etowah River basin.

Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:

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DNR Species Conservation Status Map

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DNR Species Profile

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