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Books and Journals

Ceas, P.A. and L.M. Page. 1997. Systematic studies of the Etheostoma spectabile complex   (Percidae; subgenus Oligocephalus), with descriptions of four new species. Copeia 3:496-522.
Cordes, L.E. and L.M. Page. 1980. Feeding chronology and diet composition of two darters (Percidae) in the Iroquois river system, Illinois. American Midland Naturalist 104:1:202-206.
Gillette, David P. 2012. "Effects of Variation among Riffles on Prey Use and Feeding Selectivity of the Orangethroat Darter Etheostoma spectabile." American Midland Naturalist 168, no. 1: 184-201.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. 2011. The American heritage dictionary of the English language. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Hubbs, Clark. 1985. Darter reproductive seasons. Copeia 1985:56-68.
Mendelson, T.C. 2003. Evidence of intermediate and asymmetrical behavioral isolation between orangethroat and orangebelly darters. American Midland Naturalist 150:343-347.
Pyron, Mark. 1995. Mating patterns and a test for female mate choice in Etheostoma spectabile (pisces, percidae). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 36:407-412.
Strange, K.T., J.C. Vokoun and D.B. Noltie. 2002. Thermal tolerance and growth differences in orangethroat darter (Etheostoma spectabile) from thermally contrasting adjoining streams. American Midland Naturalist 148:120-128.
Trautman, M.B. 1957. The fishes of Ohio. Waverly Press, Inc. Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
Vogt, G. F. and T. G. Coon. 1990. A comparison of the foraging behavior of two darter (Etheostoma) species. Copeia, 1990:1:41-49.
Wesner, J.S. 2010. Aquatic predation alters a terrestrial prey subsidy. Ecology 91:5:1435-1444.

Online Sources Accessed

Animal Diversity Web 2013. <URL:http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/accounts/Millerelix_fatigiata/classification/ >. Accessed 2 April 2013.
Encyclopedia of Life 2013. <URL: http://eol.org/pages/203737/overview>. Accessed 8 April 2013.
Fish Base 2013. <URL:http://www.fishbase.org/summary/Etheostoma-collis.html>. Accessed 2 April 2013.
Latdict 2013. <URL: http://www.latin-dictionary.net/definition/35448/spectabilis-spectabilis-spectabile>. Accessed 2 April 2013.
ODNR Division of Wildlife.<URL:www.dnr.state.oh.us/Home/species_a_to_z/orangethroatdarter/tabid/21859/
Default.aspx>. 25 March 2013.


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