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Arkansas River demersal species

Last updated over 6 years ago

These species are native to the Arkansas River and her tributaries in the central US. This system drains the Collegiate Peaks of Colorado to the Mississippi River. The fishes in this list are derived from an Ecosystem species search, available from our partner, FishBase. (Fishbase notes that this list is incomplete.)

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-C.Michael Hogan. 2012. ''Arkansas River. Encyclopedia of Earth, National Council for Science and the Environment, Washington DC ed. Peter Saundry; Cutler J.Cleveland

-Fishbase. 2010. Species in Arkansas.