Key to the Species of Notropis

14a. (From 13a.) Anal fin rays 9 to 11, usually 10; dark lateral stripe wide and extending well below lateral line anteriorly; anterior lateral line scales without "stitched" pattern.
dusky shiner
Notropis cummingsae

14b. (From 13a.) Anal fin rays 8 or 9, usually 8; dark lateral stripe narrow and not extending below lateral line anteriorly; anterior lateral line scales pigmented, producing a "stitched" pattern.

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