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Noturus miurus Jordan, 1877
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Noturus; Species: miurus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, noton = back + Greek, oura = tail; refred to the position of the tail over the back (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
miurus meaning curtailed, probably referring to the short appearance of this fish (Ref. 1998).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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