Proserpine shiner

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Proserpine shiner
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Subfamily: Leuciscinae
Genus: Cyprinella
C. Proserpina
Binomial name
Cyprinella Proserpina
(Girard, 1856)
  • Moniana proserpina Girard, 1856
  • Notropis proserpinus (Girard, 1856)
  • Moniana aurata Girard, 1856

The Proserpine shiner (Cyprinella proserpina) is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae. It is found in Mexico and the United States. Its natural habitat is rivers.


  1. ^ NatureServe & Lyons, T.J. 2019. Cyprinella proserpina. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2019: e.T6139A130217882. Downloaded on 23 July 2019.