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Luxilus cardinalis (Cardinal shiner)

Synonyms: Notropis cardinalis
Language: Czech; Mandarin Chinese

Attributes

Female Maturity [1]  1 year
Adult Length [1]  4.3 inches (11 cm)
Brood Dispersal [1]  Hidden
Brood Egg Substrate [1]  Lithophils (rock-gravel)
Brood Guarder [1]  No
Diet [2]  Omnivore, Planktivore
Litter Size [1]  1,500
Maximum Longevity [1]  4 years

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum

Range Map

America, North - Inland waters; Arkansas; Nearctic; North America: Arkansas River drainage in southwestern Missouri, northwestern Arkansas, eastern Kansas and eastern Oklahoma, USA; Red River drainage in USA. Population in upper Neosho River system (Arkansas River drainage) in central Kansas widely separ; North America: Arkansas River drainage in southwestern Missouri, northwestern Arkansas, eastern Kansas and eastern Oklahoma, USA; Red River drainage in USA. Population in upper Neosho River system (Arkansas River drainage) in central Kansas widely separated from population in middle Arkansas River drainage.; USA (contiguous states);

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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
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