Notropis alborus Hubbs & Raney, 1947
Whitemouth shiner
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Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Leuciscinae
Max. size:  6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  North America: Atlantic Slope drainages from Chowan River in Virginia, USA to Santee River in South Carolina, USA.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Inhabits sandy and rocky pools and runs of headwaters, creeks and small rivers.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 01 March 2012 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.05.94
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 23.05.94

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