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Rainbow shiners (Notropis chrosomus) in spawning colors, from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

This species has translucent color from pink to golden with a silver-black stripe along its flanks. The base of its fins are of a reddish color. Adult males change their color during the mating period. Their ventral fins become blue, their head turns purple and their nose turns red.

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Rainbow shiners (Notropis chrosomus) in spawning colors, from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

This species has translucent color from pink to golden with a silver-black stripe along its flanks. The base of its fins are of a reddish color. Adult males change their color during the mating period. Their ventral fins become blue, their head turns purple and their nose turns red.

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Rainbow shiners (Notropis chrosomus) in spawning colors, from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

This species has translucent color from pink to golden with a silver-black stripe along its flanks. The base of its fins are of a reddish color. Adult males change their color during the mating period. Their ventral fins become blue, their head turns purple and their nose turns red.

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A brown darter (Etheostoma edwini) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A brown darter (Etheostoma edwini) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An Alabama darter (Etheostoma ramseyi) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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An Alabama darter (Etheostoma ramseyi) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A Christmas darter (Etheostoma hopkinsi) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A Christmas darter (Etheostoma hopkinsi) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Savannah darters (Etheostoma fricksium) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Savannah darters (Etheostoma fricksium) from a private collection in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Critically endangered Boga-do-sudoeste, Iberochondrostoma almacai, rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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Critically endangered Boga-do-sudoeste, Iberochondrostoma almacai, rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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A critically endangered Boga portuguesa, Iberochondrostoma lusitanicum, a rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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A critically endangered Boga portuguesa, Iberochondrostoma lusitanicum, a rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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A critically endangered Boga portuguesa, Iberochondrostoma lusitanicum, a rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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An endangered Ruivaco-do-oeste, Achondrostoma occidentale, a rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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An endangered Ruivaco-do-oeste, Achondrostoma occidentale, a rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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An endangered Ruivaco-do-oeste, Achondrostoma occidentale, a rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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A scarlet betta (Betta coccina) from a private collection. This species is from Malaysia and Indonesia.

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Scarlet badis (Dario dario) from a private collection.

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Scarlet badis (Dario dario) from a private collection.

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A male sparkling gourami (Trichopsis pumila) from a private collection.

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A male sparkling gourami (Trichopsis pumila) from a private collection.

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A female paradise gourami (Macropodus opercularis) from a private collection.

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A female paradise gourami (Macropodus opercularis) from a private collection.

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An undescribed snakehead fish native to India (Channa sp.) from a private collection.

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An undescribed snakehead fish native to India (Channa sp.) from a private collection.

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An undescribed snakehead fish native to India (Channa sp.) from a private collection.

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An undescribed snakehead fish native to India (Channa sp.) from a private collection.

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A gourami (Betta dimidiata) from a private collection.

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A gourami (Betta dimidiata) from a private collection.

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A scarlet betta (Betta coccina) from a private collection. This species is from Malaysia and Indonesia.

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Spottail shiner (Notropis hudsonius) at the University Lab at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul.

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Spottail shiner (Notropis hudsonius) at the University Lab at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul.

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Emerald shiner (Notropis atherinoides) at the University Lab at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul.

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