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Fish Species Description

Taillight shiner

Notropis maculatus

(Hay, 1881)

taillight shiner Species Photo

Classification

Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Alternate Names:

Status:


Freshwater

taillight shiner Region Map

Notes:


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, occurs in the Chattahoochee, Flint, Ochlockonee, Suwannee, St. Mary's, Satilla, Ocmulgee, Oconee, Altamaha, Ogeechee, and Savannah River Basins primarily below the Fall Line.



Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:


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