Notropis greenei Hubbs & Ortenburger, 1929
Wedgespot shiner
Notropis greenei
photo by Sneegas, G.W.

Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Leuciscinae
Max. size:  7.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  North America: Ozarkian tributaries of Mississippi, Missouri, White and Arkansas rivers in southern Missouri, northern Arkansas and northeastern Oklahoma, USA.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Occurs in flowing pools and runs over sand, gravel and rubble of creeks and small to medium rivers.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 01 March 2012 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 27.01.14
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 17.05.94

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