Notropis sabinae Jordan & Gilbert, 1886
Sabine shiner
Notropis sabinae
photo by Thomas, C.

Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Leuciscinae
Max. size:  5.7 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic
Distribution:  North America: St. Francis and lower White (including lower Black) River drainages in Missouri and Arkansas, USA; Little River system (lower Red River drainage), Louisiana, USA; and Gulf Coast drainages from Calcasieu River in Louisiana to San Jacinto River in Texas, USA.
Biology:  Inhabits sandy runs and flowing pools 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
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 27.01.14
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 18.05.94

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