Catostomus


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Noun1.Catostomus - type genus of the family CatostomidaeCatostomus - type genus of the family Catostomidae
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Catostomidae, family Catostomidae - suckers; closely related to the family Cyprinidae
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Movement of Sacramento sucker, Catostomus occidentalis, and hitch, Lavinia exilicauda, during a spring release of water from Camanche Dam in the Mokelumne River, California.
velifer 1 Catostomus commersonii 2 1 Erimyzon oblongus 2 1 4 E.
3:00-3:20 BREAK 160 3:20 BIOLOGIC, HISTORIC AND SOCIAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR INTRODUCTIONS OF SANTA ANA SUCKER (CATOSTOMUS SANTAANAE) AND SANTA ANA SPECKLED DACE (RHINICHTHYS OSCULUS SSP.) INTO THE UPPER SANTA ANA RIVER.
The five most frequently occurring species past and present (67 to 90 percent of sites) were Luxilus cornutus, Pimephales notatus, Semotilus atromaculatus, Catostomus commersonii, and Etheostoma nigrum.
Grout Brook is an important spawning stream for numerous migratory species, including Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss), Brown Trout (Salmo trutta), Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar), and White Sucker (Catostomus commersoni) (Smith, 1985).
Of these fishes, four are listed federally as endangered under the Endangered Species Act and three, including the bluehead sucker (Catostomus discobolus) are now restricted to ca.
Killbuck Creek is now characterized by populations of bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) and grass pickerel (Esox americanus vermiculatus) and Pipe Creek is now characterized by steelcolor shiner (Cyprinella whipplei), rock bass (Ambloplites rupestris), bluegill, and white suckers (Catostomus commersonii).
44 2:20 STATUS, DISTRIBUTION, HABITAT AND POPULATION SIZE-STRUCTURE ESTIMATES FOR THE THREATENED SANTA ANA SUCKER (CATOSTOMUS SANTAANAE).
The fin-ray method for age determination has been used for a wide range of freshwater and marine species such as sturgeon (Acipenser spp.), Pacific salmon (Oncorhynchus spp.), brown trout (Salmo trutta), whiter sucker (Catostomus commersoni), lake whitefish (Coregonus clupeaformis), channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus), common carp (Cyprinus carpio), ide (Leuciscus idus), tuna (Thunnus spp.), rudd (Scardinius erythropthalmus), chub (Squalis cephalus), roach (Rutilus rutilus), bream (Abramis brama), and yellow perch (Perca fluviatilus) (Beamish 1981).
They were Catostomus commersoni, Luxilus cornutus, Semotilus atromaculatus, Etheostoma nigrum, Pimephales notatus, Cyprinella spiloptera, Cyprinus carpio, Nocomis biguttatus, Notropis stramineus, Pimephales promelas, Esox lucius, Noturus flavus, and Percina maculata.
Interactions between two distantly related species, brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) and white sucker (Catostomus commersoni).