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Scientific Name Noturus stanauli  Etnier & Jenkins, 1980
Common Names Pygmy Madtom
Pygmæ-giftmalle (Denmark)
Type Locality Clinch River at Frost Ford, Hancock County, Tennessee, 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 42mm or 1.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Clinch and Duck Rivers, Tennessee River basin, Tennessee
Gulf Coast Drainages, Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, Clinch (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Gulf Coast Drainages, Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, Duck (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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IUCN Red List Category Endangered, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2012.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Alabama Museum of Natural History Bulletin No. 5, pp 19, Figs. 1-2.
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Last Update 2019 Oct 26 06:49 (species record created: 2011 Sep 24 10:49)