Moxostoma robustum Cope, 1870:473

Robust redhorse

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Ptychostomus robustum Cope, 1870

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1800's

Rediscovered in 1991

IUCN RedList status: Endangered

 

Distribution

 

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Cope, Edward Drinker. (1870). A partial synopsis of the fishes of the freshwaters of North Carolina. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society II: 448-495.

 

Other references:

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