|Scientific Name:||Fundulus albolineatus|
|Species Authority:||Gilbert, 1891|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Extinct ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Smith, K. & Darwall, W.R.T.|
|Facilitator/Compiler(s):||Hammerson, G.A. & Ormes, M.|
This species is listed as Extinct because the species has not been detected for more than a century, despite many attempts to find it. The sole known location has been highly altered.
|Range Description:||Apparently extinct. This species is known only from Spring Creek (Big Spring), Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama (Page and Burr 2011).|
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Only one occurrence was ever detected.
It is extinct. Only 25 specimens, in one collection, were ever taken.
|Habitat and Ecology:||Habitat was a spring-fed stream. Spring Creek is described as a small stream (eighteen feet wide); temperature at time of collection was 65 degrees F.|
|Major Threat(s):||The only known occurrence locality has been pumped dry on several occasions, banks lined with cement, outflow impounded, and stocked with goldfish and carp.|
|Conservation Actions:||This species is clearly extinct and so does not require protection or management, monitoring, or research action.|
|Citation:||NatureServe 2013. Fundulus albolineatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 19 December 2014.|