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Scientific Name Noturus furiosus  Jordan & Meek, 1889
Common Names Carolina Madtom
Carolina-giftmalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Neuse River, at Millburnie, near Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, 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. 
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Size 120mm or 4.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Neuse and Tar River systems, North Carolina
North American Atlantic Drainages, Neuse (click on these areas to find other species found there)
North American Atlantic Drainages, Tar (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Status Data Deficient
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 11 (no. 723), pp 351, Pl. 43 (figs. 1-1b).
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Last Update 2019 Oct 26 06:49 (species record created: 2011 Sep 24 10:47)