Specimen Information

Catostomus commersonii
Catostomus commersonii
(White Sucker)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID30843
GroupFishes
GenusCatostomus
Speciescommersonii
Common NameWhite Sucker
StateCO
LocalityColorado drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters
HUC8 Number14010001
Map
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Collection Year1865
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:306
Author:Woodling, J.
Date:1985
Title:Colorados Little Fish: a guide to the minnows and other lesser known fishes in the state of Colorado.
Publisher:Colorado Division of Wildlife, Denver, CO.
Pages:77 pp
CommentsIntroduced in the 1860's and 1870's with trout plants from eastern hatcheries and through fishermen's bait buckets.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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