Orangefin shiner

Orangefin Shiner is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Notropis.

The Orangefin shiner lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Characteristics: The orangefin shiner has a somewhat terete body and a markedly arched dorsal profile, which is more robust anteriorly and tapers toward the caudal fin. The mouth is inferior and almost horizontal. More

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Common names

Jelecek oranžovoploutvý in Czech (česky)
Jeleček oranžovoploutvý in Czech (česky)
orangefin shiner in English
結節美洲鱥 in Mandarin Chinese
結節美洲鱥 in Unknown
结节美洲鱥 in Mandarin Chinese
结节美洲鱥 in Unknown

Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Notropis
Species : Notropis ammophilus
Authority : Suttkus and Boschung, 1990