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Speckled Darter

Etheostoma stigmaeum

Description:

Small fish with tan body and bright turquoise bands and face during the breeding season. A member of the darters, they tend to tart around the substrate.

Habitat:

Clinch River riffle/run habitat.

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15 Comments

Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson 3 years ago

Lisa...great spotting and nice photography, well done!

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 3 years ago

Great shots! Congratulations.

triggsturner
triggsturner 3 years ago

Congrats Lisa on your first place. Beautiful colours on this guy..

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 3 years ago

Congratulations Lisa! Fantastic win :)

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 3 years ago

Congratulations Lisa! This beauty earned you the 2016 Best Photo contest's first place in the Fish category!

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triggsturner
triggsturner 4 years ago

I missed this one when I was travelling. Great images Lisa and a very belated congrats.

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 4 years ago

Thanks Luis! :-)

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 4 years ago

Congrats Lisa!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 4 years ago

Thanks everyone! I was absolutely amazed at the vibrant colors of these fish!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Congrats Lisa. <3

Wild Things
Wild Things 4 years ago

Congratulations Lisa!

Awesome series Lisa,congrats on the well deserved SOTD and thanks for sharing

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Congratulations Lisa! Your stunning Speckled Darter is our Spotting of the Day! We love the whole series.

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Great series.

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Beautiful series Lisa!!

LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Virginia, USA

Spotted on Mar 9, 2016
Submitted on Mar 10, 2016

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