Bluntnose shiner

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Bluntnose shiner
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Leuciscinae
Genus: Notropis
N. simus
Binomial name
Notropis simus
(Cope, 1875)

Alburnellus simus Cope, 1875

The bluntnose shiner (Notropis simus) is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae. It was found in Mexico and the United States, but is now only known from the United States.

There are two recognised subspecies:


  1. ^ NatureServe (2016). "Notropis simus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 14 April 2017.