Cottus leiopomus Gilbert & Evermann, 1894
Wood River sculpin
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Family:  Cottidae (Sculpins)
Max. size:  11 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  North America: known only from Little and Big Wood River systems (Snake River system) in Idaho, USA.
Biology:  Occurs in rubble and gravel riffles of creeks and small rivers.
IUCN Red List Status: Near Threatened (NT); Date assessed: 10 November 2011 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 31.05.94
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.04.94

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