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Fish Species Description

Golden topminnow

Fundulus chrysotus

(Günther, 1866)

golden topminnow Species Photo


Order: Cyprinodontiformes
Family: Fundulidae
Alternate Names:


Brackish, freshwater

golden topminnow Region Map


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, occurs in the Flint, Ochlockonee, Suwannee, St. Marys, Satilla, Ocmulgee, Ogeechee, and Savannah River Basins.

Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:

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