|Scientific Name:||Etheostoma stigmaeum|
|Species Authority:||(Jordan, 1877)|
Boleosoma stigmaeum Jordan, 1877
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Smith, K. & Darwall, W.R.T.|
|Facilitator/Compiler(s):||Hammerson, G.A. & Ormes, M.|
Listed as Least Concern in view of the large extent of occurrence, large number of subpopulations, large population size, apparently stable trend, and lack of major threats.
|Range Description:||Range includes the Mississippi River basin from southeastern Kansas to western Virginia, and south to Louisiana; Gulf Slope drainages from Mobile Bay and Pensacola Bay, Georgia, Alabama, and Florida, to the Sabine River drainage, Louisiana (Lee et al. 1980, Page and Burr 2011).|
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|Population:||This species is represented by a large number of occurrences (subpopulations).|
Total adult population size is unknown but large. This species is common, locally abundant (Page and Burr 1991).
end over the past 10 years or three generations is uncertain but likely relatively stable.
|Current Population Trend:||Stable|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Habitat includes clear sandy and rocky pools of creeks and small to medium rivers with moderate gradient and fast water, occasionally sluggish murky streams (Lee et al. 1980, Page and Burr 2011). Pools usually have bottoms of sand or sand and gravel. Eggs are laid in gravel in riffles.|
|Movement patterns:||Not a Migrant|
|Major Threat(s):||No major threats are known.|
|Conservation Actions:||Currently, this species is of relatively low conservation concern and does not require significant additional protection or major management, monitoring, or research action.|
|Citation:||NatureServe. 2013. Etheostoma stigmaeum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T202537A18230279.Downloaded on 26 May 2017.|
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