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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Catostomidae Suckers
Subfamily: Catostominae
Genus: Erimyzon

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4 species (see list below)

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North America
Max. Length 23 cm TL

 
Erimyzon claviformis
[Western creek chubsucker]

Photo by Lyons, J.

North America
Max. Length 37.6 cm TL
Erimyzon oblongus (Mitchill, 1814)

Photo by Lyons, J.
 
Erimyzon oblongus
[Creek chubsucker]

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy

North America
Max. Length 41 cm TL
Erimyzon sucetta (Lacepède, 1803)

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Erimyzon sucetta
[Lake chubsucker]

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy

North America
Max. Length 33 cm TL
Erimyzon tenuis (Agassiz, 1855)

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Erimyzon tenuis
[Sharpfin chubsucker]
4 Species of Family Catostomidae with Genus Erimyzon
(Suckers)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1856 Erimyzon claviformis Western creek chubsucker North America 23 TL
1814 Erimyzon oblongus Creek chubsucker North America 37.6 TL
1803 Erimyzon sucetta Lake chubsucker North America 41 TL
1855 Erimyzon tenuis Sharpfin chubsucker North America 33 TL



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