Greenbreast Darter

Etheostoma jordani

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The greenbreast darter (Etheostoma jordani) is a species of darter endemic to the southeastern United States, where it occurs in the systems of the Alabama River and the Black Warrior River. It is an inhabitant of streams and rocky riffles of creeks and smaller rivers. This species can reach a length of 7.9 cm (3.1 in), though most only reach about 5 cm (2.0 in). Jordani is a patronym for the eminent ichthyologist, David Starr Jordan.

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  1. (c) Daniel Folds, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/33704338
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etheostoma_jordani

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