Redband darter

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Redband darter
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Percidae
Genus: Etheostoma
Species: E. luteovinctum
Binomial name
Etheostoma luteovinctum
C. H. Gilbert & Swain, 1887

The redband darter (Etheostoma luteovinctum) is a species of darter endemic to the eastern United States.[2]

Geographic distribution[edit]

Found in the Stone's and Collins rivers in the Cumberland River drainage and Duck River in the Tennessee River drainage systems in central Tennessee.[2]

Habitat[edit]

It inhabits shallow pools with rocky substrates as well as streams and springs.[2]

Description[edit]

This species can reach a length of 6.8 centimetres (2.7 in) TL though most only reach about 5.8 centimetres (2.3 in).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ NatureServe (2013). "Etheostoma luteovinctum". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 3.1 (3.1). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved November 22, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2014). "Etheostoma luteovinctum" in FishBase. February 2014 version.