Percina tanasi

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Noun1.Percina tanasi - a small snail-eating perch of the Tennessee River
perch - spiny-finned freshwater food and game fishes
genus Percina, Percina - a genus of Percidae
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The snail darter, Percina tanasi (Etnier), was discovered in 1973 in the Little Tennessee River, Tennessee, and at that time no other populations were known (Etnier, 1976), The species was subsequently listed as endangered in 1975.