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Cutlip Minnow

Image of a Cutlip Minnow

Exoglossum maxillingua

Cutlip Minnow occurs in clean gravel habitats in medium-sized streams and some lakes. It is not in western NY. It occurs in 16 watersheds. It is found only in the downstream sections in the Genesee River and Lake Ontario tributaries.

Fish atlas map for Cutlip Minnow.