Introduction: The Fathead Minnow
Integumentary System
Respiratory System
Liver and Pancreas
Renal System
Stato-acoustic Organs
Female Reproductive System
Male Reproductive System



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Developed by:
Lance T. Yonkos, Daniel J. Fisher, Renate Reimschuessel,
and Andrew S. Kane

In cooperation with
University of Maryland Wye Research and Education Center

With support from the University of Maryland
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Photographs, micrographs and text by Lance Yonkos and Andrew Kane
Web development by Andrew Kane
Fathead minnow illustrations by Joesph Tomelleri

Website reference:
Yonkos, L.T., Fisher, D.J., Reimschuessel, R., and Kane, A.S. 2000.
Atlas of fathead minnow normal histology.
An online publication of the University of Florida
Aquatic Pathobiology Laboratory (