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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Catostomidae Suckers
Subfamily: Cycleptinae
Genus: Cycleptus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Thomas, C.

North America
Max. Length 93 cm TL
Cycleptus elongatus (Lesueur, 1817)

Photo by Thomas, C.
 
Cycleptus elongatus
[Blue sucker]
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North America
Max. Length 70.2 cm TL

 
Cycleptus meridionalis
[southeastern blue sucker]
2 Species of Family Catostomidae with Genus Cycleptus
(Suckers)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1817 Cycleptus elongatus Blue sucker North America 93 TL
1999 Cycleptus meridionalis southeastern blue sucker North America 70.2 TL



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