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Richardsonius balteatus (Silver-sided minnow; Silver shiner; Shiner; Richardson's minnow; Red-sided bream; Redside shiner; Columbia River minnow)

Synonyms: Abramis balteatus; Abramis lateralis; Clinostomus hydrophlox; Cyprinus balteatus; Leuciscus balteatus; Leuciscus balteatus lateralis; Leuciscus gilli; Leuciscus siuslawi; Richardsonius balteatus hydrophlox; Richardsonius lateralis
Language: French; Mandarin Chinese; Salish

Wikipedia Abstract

Richardsonius balteatus, the redside shiner, is a species of cyprinid fish found in the western United States and Canada.
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Attributes

Female Maturity [1]  2 years 6 months
Adult Length [1]  7 inches (18 cm)
Brood Dispersal [1]  In the open
Brood Egg Substrate [1]  Phyto-lithophils
Brood Guarder [1]  No
Diet [2]  Carnivore, Planktivore
Litter Size [1]  3,602
Maximum Longevity [1]  6 years

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Alaska & Canada Pacific Coastal Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coastal Rivers    
Colorado Mexico, United States Nearctic Xeric Freshwaters and Endorheic Basins    
Upper Missouri Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Upland Rivers    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Olympic Biosphere Reserve II 922805 Washington, United States
Yellowstone Biosphere Reserve II 2196863 Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, United States

Prey / Diet

Notropis boucardi (Balsas shiner)[3]
Richardsonius balteatus (Silver-sided minnow)[3]

Predators

Micropterus salmoides (Northern largemouth bass)[3]
Ptychocheilus oregonensis (Seatrout)[3]
Richardsonius balteatus (Silver-sided minnow)[3]
Sander vitreus (Walleye)[3]

Providers

Parasite of 
Allocreadium lobatum[3]
Apophallus donicus[3]
Clinostomum marginatum[3]
Diplostomum spathaceum[3]
Ligula intestinalis[3]
Neoechinorhynchus cylindratus[3]
Octomacrum microconfibula[3]
Pellucidhaptor pellucidhaptor[3]
Posthodiplostomum minimum[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Allocreadium lobatum[4]
Apophallus donicus[4]
Clinostomum marginatum[4]
Diplostomum spathaceum[4]
Ligula intestinalis[4]
Nanophyetus salmincola <Unverified Name>[4]
Neoechinorhynchus cylindratus[4]
Neoechinorhynchus rutili[4]
Octomacrum microconfibula[4]
Pellucidhaptor pellucidhaptor[4]
Pomphorhynchus bulbocolli[4]
Posthodiplostomum minimum[4]
Proteocephalus ptychocheilus <Unverified Name>[4]
Rhabdochona cascadilla[4]
Tylodelphys scheuringi <Unverified Name>[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
New England Aquarium

Range Map

America, North - Inland waters; Canada; Columbia; Fraser; Nearctic; North America: Pacific Slope drainages from Nass River in British Columbia, Canada to Rogue, Klamath and Columbia River drainages in Oregon, Idaho, Nevada and Wyoming, USA; Bonneville basin in southern Idaho, western Wyoming and Utah; Peace River system ; North America: Pacific Slope drainages from Nass River in British Columbia, Canada to Rogue, Klamath and Columbia River drainages in Oregon, Idaho, Nevada and Wyoming, USA; Bonneville basin in southern Idaho, western Wyoming and Utah; Peace River system (Arctic basin) in British Columbia and Alberta, Canada.; USA (contiguous states);

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Frimpong, E.A., and P. L. Angermeier. 2009. FishTraits: a database of ecological and life-history traits of freshwater fishes of the United States. Fisheries 34:487-495. 2Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access