Ouachita shiner

The Ouachita shiner or Ouachita Mountain shiner (Lythrurus snelsoni) is a species of ray-finned fish in the family Cyprinidae. It is found only in the upper Little River system in the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas and Oklahoma in the United States.

Ouachita Mountain shiner
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Leuciscidae
Subfamily: Pogonichthyinae
Genus: Lythrurus
L. snelsoni
Binomial name
Lythrurus snelsoni
  • Notropis snelsoni Robison, 1985


  1. ^ NatureServe (2014). "Lythrurus snelsoni". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2014: e.T12541A19032471. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-3.RLTS.T12541A19032471.en. Retrieved 17 November 2021.