Nocomis raneyi Lachner & Jenkins, 1971
Bull chub
photo by N. Burkhead & R. Jenkins, courtesy of VDGIF

Family:  Leuciscidae (Minnows), subfamily: Pogonichthyinae
Max. size:  32 cm TL (male/unsexed); max. reported age: 5 years
Environment:  demersal; freshwater
Distribution:  North America: Atlantic Slope drainages from James River in Virginia to Neuse River (1 record in the upper Cape Fear River) in North Carolina, USA.
Biology:  Inhabits rocky pools and runs of creeks and small to medium rivers (Ref. 86798).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 01 March 2012 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 24.07.17
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 12.05.94

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