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The lilliput is found throughout the Mississippi drainage, in the St. Lawrence drainage and Gulf of Mexico drainages. In general its range includes southern Manitoba south to Texas, east to Mississippi, north to western New York and throughout Michigan and southern Ontario to Minnesota.
In Michigan the lilliput was mainly found in the Raisin and Huron Rivers and tributaries and Lake Erie. It was also historically recorded from the Black River in the west side of the state.
Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Native )