Catostomidae


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Catostomidae

[‚kad·ə′stäm·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The suckers, a family of cypriniform fishes in the suborder Cyprinoidei.
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The southeastern blue sucker Cycleptus meridionalis is a moderately large riverine fish in the Catostomidae family that was recently separated taxonomically from the blue sucker C.
In summary, this study provides some noteworthy geographic distribution records for 17 taxa of Arkansas fishes within seven families (Atherinopsidae, Catostomidae, Cyprinidae, Fundulidae, Lepisosteidae, Percidae, Petromyzontidae) from 15 counties of the state.
Family Catostomidae (Suckers) Catostomidae, genus undetermined ROM 43670-43673 incomplete pharyngeal teeth.
In addition to material housed at the Florida Museum of Natural History (UF), I have examined listed type lots of the families Cyprinidae, Catostomidae, Ictaluridae, and Centrarchidae housed in the museums listed above (Gilbert 1978, 1998).
In the Little Blanco River where pool habitats were common, Centrarchidae (42%) was the most abundant family, followed by Cyprinidae (38%), Poeciliidae (14%), Percidae (4%), and Catostomidae (2%).
The sucker family, Catostomidae, is a species-rich group widely distributed throughout North America, from northern Alaska to Guatamala, although a few species are found in the Arctic Circle, Mexico, China, and Siberia (Berra, 2007).
vigilax, bullhead minnow 364 422 100 Rhinichthys atratulus, western blacknose dace 2587 1061 575 Semotilus atromaculatus, creek chub 6177 2247 1899 Catostomidae Carpiodes carpio, river carpsucker 490 214 127 C.
05) Total length Species range (cm) Catostomidae Shorthead Redhorse (Moxostoma macrolepidotum) 7.
Catostomidae (suckers), Centrarchidae (sunfish and bass), Cyprinidae (carp and minnows) and Ictaluridae (catfish) are usually among the most frequently occurring fish families detected in river otter diet studies (e.
cataractae (Valenciennes), N longnose dace Semotilus atromaculatus (Mitchill) I creek chub Scardinius erythrophthalmus NW (Linnaeus), rudd Family Catostomidae (suckers and buffallo) Carpiodes carpio (Rafinesque), W, S river carpsucker C.
Identification of the species of Cyprinidae and Catostomidae, described by Dr.