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Sailfin shiner (Pteronotropis hypselopterus) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A scarlet shiner (Lythrurus fasciolaris) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A scarlet shiner (Lythrurus fasciolaris) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An undescribed species of Lake Phalen rainbow darter (Etheostoma cf. caeruleum) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee. Unlike other rainbow darters, this population is notably distinct for it’s smaller adult size, different shade of blue, and it’s presence in a lake rather than streams. They spawn on several hundred feet of exposed rock in an urban lake in St. Paul, MN, surrounded by large residential homes.

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An undescribed species of Lake Phalen rainbow darter (Etheostoma cf. caeruleum) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee. Unlike other rainbow darters, this population is notably distinct for it’s smaller adult size, different shade of blue, and it’s presence in a lake rather than streams. They spawn on several hundred feet of exposed rock in an urban lake in St. Paul, MN, surrounded by large residential homes.

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A citico darter (Etheostoma sitikuense) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A citico darter (Etheostoma sitikuense) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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A duskytail darter (Etheostoma percnurum) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A federally endangered duskytail darter (Etheostoma percnurum) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A cherry darter (Etheostoma etnieri) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A cherry darter (Etheostoma etnieri) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A black-spotted topminnow (Fundulus olivaceus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A black-spotted topminnow (Fundulus olivaceus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An Eastern mudminnow, Umbra pygmaea) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An Eastern mudminnow, Umbra pygmaea) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A blackbanded sunfish (Enneacanthus chaetodon) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A blackbanded sunfish (Enneacanthus chaetodon) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A banded pygmy sunfish (Elassoma zonatum) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A banded pygmy sunfish (Elassoma zonatum) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A lake chubsucker (Erimyzon sucetta) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A lake chubsucker (Erimyzon sucetta) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A bluefin killifish (Lucania goodei) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Bluefin killifish (Lucania goodei) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A banded killifish (Fundulus diaphanus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A Northern studfish (Fundulus catenatus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A Northern studfish (Fundulus catenatus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A Northern studfish (Fundulus catenatus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A speckled Madtom (Noturus leptacanthus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A speckled madtom (Noturus leptacanthus) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An orangetail shiner (Pteronotropis merlini) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Orangetail shiner fish (Pteronotropis merlini) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A lowland shiner (Pteronotropis stonei) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A lowland shiner (Pteronotropis stonei) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An undescribed species of metallic shiner (Pteronotropis metallicus cf.) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An undescribed species of metallic shiner (Pteronotropis metallicus cf.) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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