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Fish Species Description

Popeye shiner

Notropis ariommus

(Cope, 1867)

popeye shiner Species Photo

Classification

Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Alternate Names:

Status: State Endangered


Freshwater

popeye shiner Region Map

Notes:


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, occurs in the Tennessee River basin.



Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:


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DNR Species Profile



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