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Bandfin shiner

Luxilus zonistius

Jordan, 1880

bandfin shiner Species Photo


Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Alternate Names:



bandfin shiner Region Map


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, Occurs in the Coosa, Tallapoosa, Chattahoochee, Ocmulgee, Oconee, and Savannah River Basins.

Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:

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