Fathead Minnow, Pimephales promelas

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Distribution:

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Description:

Colour is an olive to brown back, silvery or brassy sides, and white belly. Males my have dark spot (sometimes faint) at front of dorsal fin, slightly above base; back flattish; first dorsal ray separated by membrane from first well-developed ray; predorsal scales small, crowded.

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