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  • Noturus lachneri
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Scientific Name Noturus lachneri  Taylor, 1969
Common Name Ouachita Madtom
Type Locality Middle Fork of Saline River at state highway 7 crossing, 11.2 miles north of Mountain Valley, Garland County, Arkansas, U.S.A.
Pronunciation no two russ
Etymology From the Greek notos, meaning back and oura, meaning tail. In reference to the confluent adipose and caudal fins. This species was named to honour Ernest A. Lachner.
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Size 100mm or 3.9" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution North America: upper Saline River system and small unnamed tributary of Ouachita River in central Arkansas, USA
Gulf Coast Drainages, Mississippi, Red River (Texas), Little River (Arkansas), Saline (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Gulf Coast Drainages, Mississippi, Red River (Texas), Ouachita (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Endangered
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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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References Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 282;
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Last Update 2008 Jun 19 08:42 (species record created: 2007 May 06 15:22)