Satinfin shiner

The Satinfin shiner lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

satinfin shiner defends his territory by making knocking sounds when other males get too close. When a male satinfin courts a female, he circles her and makes purring sounds. More

Satinfin Shiner (Notropis analostanus) The satinfin is an Atlantic coast species ranging from the Mohawk-Hudson to the Cape Fear River in North Carolina. More

satinfin shinerSatinfin Shiner (Notropis analostanus) spotfin shinerSpotfin Shiner (Notropis spilopterus) spottail shinerSpottail Shiner (Notropis hudsonius) striped shinerStriped Shiner (Luxilus chrysocephalus) swallowtail shinerSwallowtail Shiner (Notropis procne) tonguetied minnowTonguetied Minnow (Exoglossum laurae) More

behavior of the satinfin shiner, Notropis analostanus. American Midl. Nat. 94:296-325. 22. Stout, J., W. Gillett, J. Hayward and C. Amlaner. 1975. Dispersal of seagulls in an aerodome environment. More

(minnows) satinfin shiner Cyprinella analostana 80 rosefin shiner Lythrurus ardens 1 golden shiner Notemigonus crysoleucas 4 swallotail shiner Notropis procne 186 spottail shiner Notropis hudsonius 46 Poeciliidae (guppies) eastern mosquitofish Gambusia holbrooki 39 Clupeidae (herrings) gizzard shad Dorosoma cepedianum 6 Total fish = More

Not enough Satinfin Shiner stations were sampled until 1972 1972 35 61 0.90 0.46 1. More

Satinfin Shiner (Notropis analostanus) and Spotfin Shiner (Notropis spilopterus) Since these two species are said by ichthyologists to be virtually indistinguishable in the field while alive, they are treated together here. Vague methods of distinguishing will be suggested. More

species are peaceful and unassuming, although male satinfin shiner can be quite territorial and may unmercifully chase any fish that can't get out of their way. For this reason do not keep single specimens in community aquaria. More

Satinfin Shiner (Cyprinella analostana), Common Shiner (Luxilus cornutus), and Redbreast Sunfish (Lepomis auritus). ParkNet U.S. More

Sound Production by the Satinfin Shiner, Notropis analostanus, and Related Fishes - Howard E. Winn 1 and John F. Stout 1 1 Department of Zoology, University of Maryland, College Park Several sounds are produced by minnows. More

Common names

Jelčík analostanský in Czech (česky)
satinfin shiner in English
阿納真小鯉 in Mandarin Chinese
阿納美洲鱥 in Mandarin Chinese
阿纳真小鲤 in Mandarin Chinese
阿纳美洲鱥 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Cyprinella
Species : Cyprinella analostana
Authority : Girard, 1859