Percina

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Roughbelly darters and logperches
Percina pantherina.jpg
Leopard Darter, Percina pantherina
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Percidae
Subfamily: Etheostomatinae
Genus: Percina
Haldeman, 1842
Species

47, see text

Percina is a genus of small bony fishes of the family Percidae from North America. Like similar Etheostomatinae they are called "darters". More specifically the genus as a whole is known as roughbelly darters, while certain species of Percina with a pattern of vertical bars on the flanks are called logperches.

Species[edit]

The genus contains 47 species:

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