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Class: Cephalaspidomorphi
Order: Petromyzontiformes
Family: Petromyzontidae Northern lampreys
Subfamily: Lampetrinae
Genus: Entosphenus

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7 species (see list below)

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No picture found
North America
Max. Length 30 cm TL

 
Entosphenus folletti
[Modoc Brook lamprey]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 14 cm TL

 
Entosphenus hubbsi
[Kern brook lamprey]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 22 cm TL

 
Entosphenus lethophagus
[Pit-Klamath brook lamprey]

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada

North America
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Entosphenus macrostomus (Beamish, 1982)

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Entosphenus macrostomus
[Vancouver lamprey]
No picture found
North America
Max. Length 12.9 cm TL

 
Entosphenus minimus
[Miller Lake lamprey]

Photo by Goodman, D.

North America
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Entosphenus similis Vladykov & Kott, 1979

Photo by Goodman, D.
 
Entosphenus similis
[Klamath river lamprey]

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy

North Pacific
Max. Length 76 cm TL
Entosphenus tridentatus (Richardson, 1836)

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Entosphenus tridentatus
[Pacific lamprey]
7 Species of Family Petromyzontidae with Genus Entosphenus
(Northern lampreys)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1976 Entosphenus folletti Modoc Brook lamprey North America 30 TL
1976 Entosphenus hubbsi Kern brook lamprey North America 14 TL
1971 Entosphenus lethophagus Pit-Klamath brook lamprey North America 22 TL
1982 Entosphenus macrostomus Vancouver lamprey North America 25 TL
1973 Entosphenus minimus Miller Lake lamprey North America 12.9 TL
1979 Entosphenus similis Klamath river lamprey North America 27 TL
1836 Entosphenus tridentatus Pacific lamprey North Pacific 76 TL



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