Specimen Information

Catostomus catostomus
Catostomus catostomus
(Longnose Sucker)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID30012
Common NameLongnose Sucker
LocalityColorado River basin, upper
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid Type 
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters
HUC8 Number14010001
Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Reference 1
Ref. Number:305
Author:Everhart, W.H., and W.R. Seaman.
Title:Fishes of Colorado.
Publisher:Colorado Game, Fish and Parks Division Denver, CO.
Pages:75 pp
CommentsNative to eastern slope drainages, such as the Arkansas and Platte rivers basins. Now established in large numbers in streams and impoundments of the upper Colorado River basin.
Record TypeLiterature


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