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Etheostoma nigrum (Johnny darter)

Synonyms: Boleosoma nigrum; Boleosoma nigrum nigrum; Etheostoma nigra; Etheostoma nigrum nigrum
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Wikipedia Abstract

The johnny darter (Etheostoma nigrum) is a species of darter native to shallow waters throughout North America east of the Rocky Mountains.
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Attributes

Adult Length [2]  2.756 inches (7 cm)
Brood Dispersal [2]  In a nest
Brood Egg Substrate [2]  Speleophils (cavity generalist)
Brood Guarder [2]  Yes
Litter Size [2]  600
Maximum Longevity [2]  4 years
Water Biome [1]  Benthic, Lakes and Ponds, Rivers and Streams
Diet [1]  Carnivore
Female Maturity [2]  1 year

Protected Areas

Predators

Anguilla rostrata (American eel)[3]
Aythya affinis (Lesser Scaup)[3]
Micropterus dolomieu (Smallmouth bass)[3]
Sander vitreus (Walleye)[4]

Consumers

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Akron Zoological Park
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Minnesota Zoological Garden

Range Map

Distribution

America, North - Inland waters; Canada; Colorado; Great Lakes; Mississippi; Missouri; Nearctic; North America: St. Lawrence-Great Lakes, Hudson Bay, and Mississippi River basins from Hudson Bay to southern Mississippi in the USA, and from Quebec in Canada and from Virginia in the USA to Saskatchewan in Canada and Colorado in the USA; and on Atlanti; North America: St. Lawrence-Great Lakes, Hudson Bay, and Mississippi River basins from Hudson Bay to southern Mississippi in the USA, and from Quebec in Canada and from Virginia in the USA to Saskatchewan in Canada and Colorado in the USA; and on Atlantic and Gulf Slope drainages in the USA.; St. Lawrence; Tennessee; USA (contiguous states);

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, 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
2Frimpong, 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.
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.
4Food habits and growth of walleye, Stizostedion vitreum , smallmouth bass, Micropterus dolomieui , and northern pike, Esox lucius , in the Kaministiquia River, Ontario. Stephenson, SA | Momot, WT Canadian field-naturalist. Ottawa ON [CAN. FIELD-NAT.]. Vol. 105, no. 4, pp. 517-521. 1991
5Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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