Gulf darter

The Gulf darter lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

G-Trend The gulf darter is distributed throughout the Gulf Coastal drainages from Comment Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana to Ochlockonee drainage, Florida and many eastern tributaries to Mississippi River from Buffalo Bayou, Mississippi, north to Obion More

CHARACTERISTICS: The Gulf darter is known for its laterally compressed, robust body with small conical head, slightly joined gill membranes, and a wide frenum on its upper lip. More

Common names

Golfsmutte in Danish (dansk)
Gulf darter in English
湾镖鲈 in Mandarin Chinese
灣鏢鱸 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Percidae
Genus : Etheostoma
Species : Etheostoma swaini
Authority : Jordan, 1884