New York Natural Heritage Program
Blackchin Shiner
Notropis heterodon (Cope, 1865)
Ray-finned Fishes
Kingdom: Animalia

      Phylum: Craniata

           Class: Ray-finned Fishes (Actinopterygii)

                Order: Minnows and Suckers (Cypriniformes)

                     Family: minnows and carps (Cyprinidae)