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Golden Shiner

Notemigonus crysoleucas (Mitchill 1814)


Notemigonus crysoleucas (Golden Shiner) is a species of bony fishes in the family Leuciscidae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to The Nearctic. Individuals can grow to 32 cm. They have sexual reproduction. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on swimming to move around.

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  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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EOL has data for 47 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of golden shiner. View this species on GBIF