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Fish Species Description

Etowah darter

Etheostoma etowahae

Wood & Mayden, 1993

Etowah darter Species Photo

Classification

Order: Perciformes
Family: Percidae
Alternate Names:

Status: Federally Endangered, State Endangered, Endemic


Freshwater

Etowah darter Region Map

Notes:

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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