Relict darter

The Relict darter lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater, depth range 0 - 2 m environment.

US Counties in which the Relict darter, is known to occur: State County Kentucky Statewide Export options: CSV | EXCEL | XML | PDF This report contains Counties in which this species is known More

* States/US Territories in which the Relict darter is known to occur: Kentucky More

Description The relict darter is one of the 10 recognized species in the Etheostoma squamiceps complex. LeapHeap is a lock-free heap manager for Microsoft Windows NT, 2000 and XP. More


DESCRIPTION: The relict darter, which is one of the 10 recognized species in the Etheostoma squamiceps complex of the subgenus Catonotus, was described by Page et al. (1992). It is a small (6.3 centimeters or 2.5 inches) fish. More

RELICT DARTER RECOVERY PLAN AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking public input on a plan to recover the relict darter, a 2 1/2-inch- long fish that was listed as endangered on December 27, 1993. More

The relict darter Etheostoma chienense is a relict of geological events, the great convulsions of nature and the avulsions of water courses. Time shaped this darter; its isolation ...Southern Research Station Headquarters in Asheville, NC ... More

The relict darter, Etheostoma chienense (Percidae): status review of a Kentucky endemic Author(s): Warren, Melvin L., Jr.; Burr, Brooks M.; Taylor, Christopher A. Date: 1994 Source: Trans. Ky. Acad. Sci., 55(1-2), p. More

“Male relict darters are in charge of the eggs. They protect nests on the underside of flat rocks. More

Common names

relict darter in English
切恩鏢鱸 in Mandarin Chinese
切恩鏢鱸 in Unknown
切恩镖鲈 in Mandarin Chinese
切恩镖鲈 in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Percidae
Genus : Etheostoma
Species : Etheostoma chienense
Authority : Page and Ceas, 1992