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Fish Species Description

Coastal chub

Hybopsis winchelli

(Girard, 1856)


Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Alternate Names:



coastal chub Region Map


Georgian populations of the clear chub have long been recognized as distinct from populations west of the Perdido River system.

Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, occurs in the Chattahoochee and Flint River basins.

Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:

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