|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Noturus stigmosus Taylor, 1969|
|Common Names||Northern Madtom
Nordlig Giftmalle (Denmark)
|Type Locality||Huron River, at North Territorial Road, bridge north of Dexter, Washtenaw County, Michigan, 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. The word stigmosus literally means marked or branded. It refers to two light spots in front of dorsal fin and brownish chromatophores on front part of the abdomen.|
|Size||115mm or 4.5" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Distribution||North America: Lake Erie and Ohio River basins from western Pennsylvania, southern Michigan and eastern Kentucky to Ohio River in western Kentucky, USA; tributaries of Mississippi River in western Tennessee and northern Mississippi, USA.
Gulf Coast Drainages, Mississippi (click on these areas to find other species found there)
Gulf Coast Drainages, Mississippi, Ohio (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Bulletin of the United States National Museum No. 282, pp 173, Pls. 2, 4, 16, 18.|
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|Last Update||2019 Sep 25 13:05 (species record created: 2007 Apr 05 11:38)|