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Noun1.catostomid - a cypriniform fish of the family Catostomidae
cypriniform fish - a soft-finned fish of the order Cypriniformes
Catostomidae, family Catostomidae - suckers; closely related to the family Cyprinidae
sucker - mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps
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is a rare, potadromous species of Catostomid fish of Towns County that is currently under review for listing on the endangered species list.
The razorback sucker (Xyrauchen texanus) is a large, riverine catostomid endemic to the Colorado River Basin.
Drift ecology of western catostomid larvae with emphasis on Warner Suckers, Catostomus warnerensis (Teleostei).
The acanthocephalan genus Neoechinorhynchus in the catostomid fishes of North America, with descriptions of two new species.
Most of the USNM lots are of no particular historical importance, but some have been determined to comprise type material, including a few nominal North American cyprinid, catostomid, and centrarchid species (Gilbert 1998).
Although the pharyngeal teeth of small catostomids may resemble those of small cyprinids, small catostomids often have a fissure at the tip, whereas adult catostomid pharyngeal teeth have a broad, flattened tip.
Life histories of two species of catostomid fishes in Sixteenmile Lake, British Columbia, with particular reference to inlet stream spawning.
Mutton Creek was dominated by centrarchid and catostomid species.
Morphology and foods of Arizona catostomid fishes: Catostomus insiginis, Pantosteus clarki, and their putative hybrids.
Catostomid spawning migrations and late-summer fish assemblages in Lower Muddy Creek, an intermittent watershed in southern Carbon County, Wyoming.
collected several other catostomids using backpack electroshockers and conventional seining, but not any C.