Table 1. States with nonindigenous occurrences, the earliest and latest observations in each state, and the tally and names of HUCs with observations†. Names and dates are hyperlinked to their relevant specimen records. The list of references for all nonindigenous occurrences of Catostomus ardens are found here.
Table last updated 2/27/2023
† Populations may not be currently present.
References: (click for full references)
Bezzerides, N., and K. Bestgen. 2002. Status review of roundtail chub Gila robusta
, flannelmouth sucker Catostomus latipinnis
, and bluehead sucker Catostomus discobolus
in the Colorado River basin. Final report submitted to the U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Reclamation Division of Planning. Larval Fish Lab Contribution 118, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO.
McDonald, D.B., T.L. Parchman, M.R. Bower, W.A. Hubert, and F.J. Rahel. 2008. An introduced and a native vertebrate hybridize to form a genetic bridge to a second native species. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 105: 10842-10847.
Mock, K.E., R.P. Evans, M. Crawford, B.L. Cardall, S.U. Janecke, and M.P. Miller. 2006. Rangewide molecular structuring in the Utah sucker (Catostomus ardens). Molecular Ecology 15:2223-2238.
Page, L.M., and B.M. Burr. 1991. A field guide to freshwater fishes of North America north of Mexico. The Peterson Field Guide Series, volume 42. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA.
Sigler, W.F., and J.W. Sigler. 1987. Fishes of the Great Basin: A Natural History. University of Nevada Press, Reno, NV.
Sigler, W.F., and J.W. Sigler. 1996. Fishes of Utah. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, UT.
Tyus, H.M., B.D. Burdick, R.A. Valdez, C.M. Haynes, T.A. Lytle, and C.R. Berry. 1982. Fishes of the upper Colorado River basin: distribution, abundance, and status. 12-70 in W.H. Miller, H.M. Tyus, and C.A. Carlson, eds. Fishes of the upper Colorado River system: present and future, Western Division, American Fisheries Society.
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