Monday, May 4, 2009

Sinking Creek Fish Group: Ross, Elizabeth, Jackie, Caitlin, Maybe others?

Rosyside dace (Clinostomus funduloides)
-upturned mouth
-"rosy" coloration on body
-forked tail
-lateral line unconnected

Stoneroller (Campostoma anomalum)
-mismatched scales
-horseshoe shaped mouth with hard ridge on bottom lip

Blacknose dace (Rhinichthys atratulus)
-black lateral line extending to snout
-small eye
-small barbels at corners of mouth

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