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The Orangethroat Darter

     Welcome to our website dedicated to the fish species Etheostoma spectabile, or more commonly known as the orangethroat darter.Orangethroat Darter. Photograph. © Ohio.gov

     On this website you will find a great variety of information regarding Etheostoma spectabile: You will find information on the taxonomic classification of the species, what the species name means, the habitats, adaptations, nutrition, and the  reproductive process of this extraordinary fish.

     More information regarding this species (or any other species of interest) can be found at the Encyclopedia of Life, or at Animal Diversity Web, for example.

     Additional organism websites can be found at UW-La Crosse's Multiple Organisms website which provides links to more student created websites.


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