Cottus paulus Williams, 2000
Pygmy sculpin
photo by Burkhead, N.

 Family:  Cottidae (Sculpins)
 Max. size:  4.5 cm TL (male/unsexed); max. reported age: 2 years
 Environment:  demersal
 Distribution:  North America: known only from Coldwater Spring (Coosa River system), Calhoun County in Alabama, USA.
 Biology:  Inhabits rocky spring runs.
 IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (B1ab(iii)+2ab(iii)) (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
 Modified by: Froese, Rainer - 29.01.01
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.04.94

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