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Catostomus  Lesueur, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163893

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Acomus Girard, 1856
    Minomus Girard, 1856
    Stomocatus Bonaparte, 1839
    Catostomus (Decactylus) Rafinesque, 1820
    Pantosteus (Notolepidomyzon) Fowler, 1913
  Common Name(s): common suckers [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCypriniformes  – cyprins, meuniers, minnows, suckers  
                                  FamilyCatostomidae  – suckers, matalotes, catostomes  
                                           GenusCatostomus Lesueur, 1817 – common suckers  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Catostomus ardens Jordan and Gilbert, 1881 – Utah Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus bernardini Girard, 1856 – Yaqui Sucker, matalote yaqui 
                                              Species Catostomus cahita Siebert and Minckley, 1986 – Cahita Sucker, matalote cahita 
                                              Species Catostomus catostomus (Forster, 1773) – Longnose Sucker, meunier rouge 
                                              Species Catostomus columbianus (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1893) – Bridgelip Sucker, meunier de l'ouest 
                                              Species Catostomus commersonii (Lacepède, 1803) – meunier noir, White Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus conchos Meek, 1902 – Conchos Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus fumeiventris Miller, 1973 – Owens Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus insignis Baird and Girard, 1854 – Sonora Sucker, matalote de Sonora 
                                              Species Catostomus latipinnis Baird and Girard, 1853 – Flannelmouth Sucker, matalote boca de franela 
                                              Species Catostomus leopoldi Siebert and Minckley, 1986 – Bavispe sucker, Fleshylip Sucker, matalote del Bavispe 
                                              Species Catostomus macrocheilus Girard, 1856 – Largescale Sucker, meunier à grandes écailles 
                                              Species Catostomus microps Rutter, 1908 – Modoc Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus occidentalis Ayres, 1854 – Sacramento Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus rimiculus Gilbert and Snyder in Gilbert, 1898 – Klamath Smallscale Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus rostratus (Tilesius, 1813) – Siberian Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus snyderi Gilbert, 1898 – Klamath Largescale Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus tahoensis Gill and Jordan in Jordan, 1878 – Tahoe Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus tsiltcoosensis Evermann and Meek, 1898 – Tyee Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus utawana Mather, 1886 – Summer Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus warnerensis Snyder, 1908 – Warner Sucker 
                                              Species Catostomus wigginsi Herre and Brock in Herre, 1936 – Ópata sucker, Sonoran sucker, matalote ópata 

  Expert: Howard L. Jelks  
  Notes: Research Fish Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, 7920 N.W. 71st Street, Gainesville, Florida 32653   
  Reference for: Catostomus    
  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes  
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Catostomus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes, 04-Jan-2022, website (version 04-Jan-22)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds) 2022. ESCHMEYER'S CATALOG OF FISHES: GENERA, SPECIES, REFERENCES. ( Electronic version accessed 21 Jan 2022   
  Reference for: Catostomus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Catostomus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bagley, Justin C., Richard L. Mayden, and Phillip M. Harris  
  Publication Date: 2018   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny and divergence times of suckers (Cypriniformes: Catostomidae) inferred from Bayesian total-evidence analyses of molecules, morphology, and fossils   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: PeerJ, vol. 6:e5168   
  Page(s): 1-35   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 2167-8359   
  Notes: doi: 10.7717/peerj.5168   
  Reference for: Catostomus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Catostomus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Catostomus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Catostomus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Page, L. M., H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, R. N. Lea, N. E. Mandrak, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Seventh Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 34   
  Page(s): ix + 384   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9781934874318, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Lawrence M. Page, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, Nicholas E. Mandrak, Richard L. Mayden, and Joseph S. Nelson   
  Reference for: Catostomus   

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