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Fish Species Description

Metallic shiner

Pteronotropis sp. cf. P. hypselopterus "metallicus"

metallic shiner Species Photo

Classification

Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Alternate Names:

Status:


Freshwater

metallic shiner Region Map

Notes:


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, occurs in the Ochlockonee and Suwannee River basins.



Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:


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