a tan, striped, snail-eating perch, Percina tanasi, 3 inches (7.5 centimeters) long, occurring only in the Tennessee River: a threatened species.
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What does “barren” mean?
Origin of snail darter
First recorded in 1970–75
Words nearby snail darter
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