redhorse sucker


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Noun1.redhorse sucker - North American sucker with reddish finsredhorse sucker - North American sucker with reddish fins
sucker - mostly North American freshwater fishes with a thick-lipped mouth for feeding by suction; related to carps
genus Maxostoma, Maxostoma - a genus of fish in the family Catostomidae
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Georgia -- SWG awards have funded the Georgia Department of Natural Resources efforts to conserve the sicklefin redhorse sucker, which was listed by the Service as a candidate species for Endangered Species Act protection in 2005.
Post-flood percent catch and CPUE were much lower, particularly for a few migratory species, primarily Chinook salmon parr and coho salmon parr, and secondarily golden redhorse sucker (Moxostoma erythurum) and shorthead redhorse sucker (Moxostoma macrolepidotum).
Otolith Annulus Formation and Growth of Two Redhorse Suckers (Moxostoma: Catastomidae).