Cyprinella zanema (Jordan & Brayton, 1878)
Santee chub
Santee chub
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Family:  Leuciscidae (Minnows), subfamily: Pogonichthyinae
Max. size:  7.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  North America: Cape Fear, Peede and upper upper Santee river drainages in North Carolina and South Carolina, USA.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Inhabits sandy and rocky runs and current-swept pools of creeks and small rivers (Ref. 86798).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 17 November 2011 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:  Known from Cape Fear, Peede and upper upper Santee river drainages in North Carolina and South Carolina (Ref. 86798). Locally common, especially in the upper Piedmont streams of Santee drainage (Ref. 87698). Also Ref. 5723.

Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 22.08.17
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.05.94

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