Catostomidae


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Noun1.Catostomidae - suckersCatostomidae - suckers; closely related to the family Cyprinidae
fish family - any of various families of fish
Cypriniformes, order Cypriniformes - an order of animals including almost entirely freshwater fishes: characins; loaches; carp; suckers; sometimes classified as a suborder of Ostariophysi
catostomid - a cypriniform fish of the family Catostomidae
sucker - mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps
Catostomus, genus Catostomus - type genus of the family Catostomidae
genus Ictiobus, Ictiobus - buffalo fishes
genus Hypentelium, Hypentelium - a genus of fish in the family Catostomidae
genus Maxostoma, Maxostoma - a genus of fish in the family Catostomidae
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Thus, I use the primary or freshwater dispersant families following McPhail (1967): Cyprinidae, Catostomidae, Esocidae (Um-bridae in McPhail) and Percopsidae.
Fundulus heteroclitus 12 (Linnaeus, 1766) Sheepshead minnow, Cyprinodon 5 variegatus variegatus Lacepede, 1803 Family: Catostomidae Common white sucker, Calostomus 5 commersonii (Lacepede, 1803) Family: Cyprinidae Zebrafish, Danio rerio 10 (Hamilton, 1822) Order Lophiiformes Family: Lophiidae Monkfish, Lophius piscalorius 3 Linnaeus, 1758 Family: Ephippidae Atlantic spadefish, Chaetodipterus 3 faber (Broussonet, 1782) Family: Haemulidae Pigfish, Orthopristis chrysoptera 3 (Linnaeus.
Fishes captured upriver in the intermittent corridor in 2005, 2016, and/or 2017 surveys are denoted (X) Lower reach Family/species total (range) Native fishes Cyprinidae Humpback chub Gila cypha 93,294 (576-7346) Speckled dace Wiinichlhys 27,029 (102-3578) osculus Catostomidae Bluehead sucker Catostomus 28,818 (25-3818) discobolus Flannelmouth sucker 8999 (26-730) C.
Electrofishing surveys in the Little Elkhart River in August 2013 indicated that attached chestnut lampreys and lamprey marks were most common on the larger fishes [trout (Salmonidae), suckers (Catostomidae), and carp (Cyprinidae)] at each of three sites.
Arctic lamprey, Lethenteron camtschaticum All Clupeidae Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii All Catostomidae Longnose sucker, Catostomus catostomus All Osmeridae <1 2 Pond smelt, Hypomesus olidus Rainbow smelt, Osmerus mordax Eulachon, Thaleichthys pad ficus Capelin, Mallotus villosus All Salmonidae Dolly Varden, Salvelinus malma Pink salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch Chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Chum salmon, Oncorhynchus keta Sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka All Gadidae 86 23 Arctic cod, Boreogadus saida 82 21 Saffron cod, Eleginus gracilis 1 5 Walleye pollock, Theragra chalcogramma 3 3 Pacific cod, Gadus macrochephalus All Gasterosteidae, stickleback spp.
Freshwater Fishes of North America; Volume 1: Petromyzontidae to Catostomidae
Diel feeding chronologies in two Sonoran Desert stream fishes, Agosia chrysogaster (Cyprinidae) and Pantosteus clarki (Catostomidae).
Food habits of Moxostoma congestum and Cycleptus elongatus (Catostomidae: Cypriniformes) in the Black River.
(Cestoidea: Caryophyllaeidae) from Erimyzon oblongus (Mitchill) (Cypriniformes: Catostomidae) in North America.
Threats, conservation strategies and prognosis for suckers (Catostomidae) in North America: Insights from regional case studies of a diverse family of non-game fishes.
Family and Species Common name Anguillidae Anguilla rostrata American eel Atherinidae Menidia beryllina inland sliverside Catostomidae Erimyzon oblongus [C] creek chubsucker Centrarchidae Micropterus salmoides smallmouth bass Lepomisgihhosus pumpkinseed Lepomis macrochirus bluegill Clupeidea Alosa alewife spawning pseudoharegus (A,C) Alosa aestiualis (A,C) blueback herring spawning Alosa sapidissima (A,C) juvenile American shadspawning Dorosoma cepedianurn gizzard shad Cyprinidae Hybognathus regius eastern silvery Notemigonus crysoleucas golden shiner Ictaluridae Ictalurus furcatus (C) blue catfish Ictalurus punctatus channel catfish Ameirus nebulosas brown bullhead Ameirus catus white catfish Lepisosteidae Lepisosteus osseus longnose gar Moronidae Morone saratili.