Yellowfin madtom

The Yellowfin madtom lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

The yellowfin madtom (Noturus flavipinnis) is a species of fish in the Ictaluridae family. It is endemic to the United States. Source - * Gimenez Dixon, M. 1996. Noturus flavipinnis. More

Introduced Population of Yellowfin Madtom in VA & TN; 53 FR 29335-29337 09/08/1987 52 FR 33850 33853 Proposed Determination of Nonessential Experimental Population Status for Introduced Population of Yellowfin Madtom; 52 FR 33850-33853 09/09/1977 More

The Yellowfin madtom (Noturus flavipinnis) is historically known from only six streams - South Chickamauga Creek (GA), Hines Creek, a Clinch River tributary (TN), North Fork Holston River (VA), Copper Creek (VA), Powell River (TN), and Citico Creek (TN) - but there is considerable More

Identification: The Yellowfin Madtom has a stout body with the deepest point located in front of the dorsal fin. The body is yellow with dark mottling, specks and 4 dark saddles above, and is yellow to white below. More

extinct yellowfin madtom in 1969. Noturus flavipinnis differs from N. More

However, the yellowfin madtom was historically known from only six More

The yellowfin madtom (Noturus flavipinnin) is known to exist in only three stream reaches: Citico Creek in the Tellico Ranger District of the CNF; the Powell River in Hancock and Claiborne counties, Tennessee; and Copper Creek in Scott and Russell counties, Virginia. More

DESCRIPTION: The yellowfin madtom is a small member of the catfish family. The largest known specimen measured 99 millimeters standard length (about 120 millimeters total length). More

2000s found record numbers of yellowfin madtoms (Conservation Fisheries, Inc.). Surveys in 2004 found numerous yellowfin madtoms in the upper Clinch River (Conservation Fisheries, Inc., newsletter, December 2004). Recent surveys indicate that the Powell River population is more widepsread and larger than formerly known. More

Common names

Gulfinnet giftmalle in Danish (dansk)
Noturus flavipinnis in Catalan (Català)
yellowfin madtom in English
黃鰭石鮰 in Mandarin Chinese
黃鰭石鮰 in Unknown
黄鳍石鮰 in Mandarin Chinese
黄鳍石鮰 in Unknown

Order : Siluriformes
Family : Ictaluridae
Genus : Noturus
Species : Noturus flavipinnis
Authority : Taylor, 1969