Tennessee shiner

The Tennessee shiner reaches a maximum length of 8.

The Tennessee shiner lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

The Tennessee shiner (Notropis leuciodus), is a North American species of temperate freshwater fish belonging to the Notropis genus of the cyprinid family. More

CHARACTERISTICS: The Tennessee shiner is a slender species, somewhat rounded in cross section, with a pointed snout, terminal mouth, and relatively large eyes. A dark lateral band extends from the gill opening to the tail base, narrowing on the peduncle. More

TN00255 TENNESSEE SHINER NOTROPIS LEUCIODUS Tennessee Animal Biogeographic System TABS = version 12/2002 Taxonomy Status Distribution Habitat Associations Food More

Tennessee shiner Notropis leuciodus mirror shiner Notropis spectrunculus banded sculpin Cottus carolinae rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss rock bass Ambloplites rupestris smallmouth bass Micropterus dolomieu blueside darter Etheostoma jessiae More

biogeography of the Tennessee shiner, NOTROPIS LEUCIODUS (Cope) (Teleostei: Cyprinidae). Copeia 1992:954-968. * Nelson, J. S., E. J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Perez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, R. N. Lea, and J. D. Williams. 2004. More

Common names

Jeleček holstonský in Czech (česky)
Tennessee shiner in English
田納西美洲鱥 in Mandarin Chinese
田纳西美洲鱥 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Notropis
Species : Notropis leuciodus
Authority : Cope, 1868