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Scientific Name Author and Date Common Name
Carpiodes carpio (Rafinesque, 1820) River carpsucker
Carpiodes cyprinus (Lesueur, 1817) Quillback
Carpiodes velifer (Rafinesque, 1820) Highfin carpsucker
Catostomus ardens Jordan & Gilbert, 1881 Utah sucker
Catostomus bernardini Girard, 1856 Yaqui sucker
Catostomus cahita Siebert & Minckley, 1986 Cahita sucker
Catostomus catostomus catostomus (Forster, 1773) Longnose sucker
Catostomus catostomus lacustris Bajkov, 1927 Jasper longnose sucker
Catostomus clarkii Baird & Girard, 1854 Desert sucker
Catostomus columbianus (Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1893) Bridgelip sucker
Catostomus commersonnii (Lacepède, 1803) White sucker
Catostomus conchos Meek, 1902
Catostomus discobolus Cope, 1871 Bluehead sucker
Catostomus discobolus yarrowi (Cope, 1874) Zuni bluehead sucker
Catostomus fumeiventris Miller, 1973 Owens sucker
Catostomus insignis Baird & Girard, 1854 Sonora sucker
Catostomus latipinnis Baird & Girard, 1853 Flannelmouth sucker
Catostomus leopoldi Siebert & Minckley, 1986 Bavispe sucker
Catostomus macrocheilus Girard, 1856 Largescale sucker
Catostomus microps Rutter, 1908 Modoc sucker
Catostomus occidentalis Ayres, 1854 Sacramento sucker
Catostomus occidentalis lacusanserinus Fowler, 1913 Goose lake sucker
Catostomus platyrhynchus (Cope, 1874) Mountain sucker
Catostomus plebeius Baird & Girard, 1854 Rio Grande sucker
Catostomus rimiculus Gilbert & Snyder, 1898 Jenny creek sucker
Catostomus santaanae (Snyder, 1908) Santa Ana sucker
Catostomus snyderi Gilbert, 1898 Klamath largescale sucker
Catostomus tahoensis Gill & Jordan, 1878 Tahoe sucker
Catostomus warnerensis Snyder, 1908 Warner sucker
Catostomus wigginsi Herre & Brock, 1936 Opata sucker
Chasmistes brevirostris Cope, 1879 Shortnose sucker
Chasmistes cujus Cope, 1883 Cui-ui
Chasmistes liorus liorus Jordan, 1878 June sucker
Chasmistes liorus mictus Miller & Smith, 1981
Chasmistes muriei Miller & Smith, 1981 Snake River sucker
Scientific Name Author and Date Common Name
Cycleptus elongatus (Lesueur, 1817) Blue sucker
Cycleptus meridionalis Burr & Mayden, 1999 southeastern blue sucker
Deltistes luxatus (Cope, 1879) Lost River sucker
Erimyzon oblongus (Mitchill, 1814) Creek chubsucker
Erimyzon sucetta (Lacepède, 1803) Lake chubsucker
Erimyzon tenuis (Agassiz, 1855) Sharpfin chubsucker
Hypentelium etowanum (Jordan, 1877) Alabama hog sucker
Hypentelium nigricans (Lesueur, 1817) Northern hog sucker
Hypentelium roanokense Raney & Lachner, 1947 Roanoke hog sucker
Ictiobus bubalus (Rafinesque, 1818) Smallmouth buffalo
Ictiobus cyprinellus (Valenciennes, 1844) Bigmouth buffalo
Ictiobus labiosus (Meek, 1904)
Ictiobus meridionalis (Günther, 1868) Usumacinta buffalo
Ictiobus niger (Rafinesque, 1819) Black buffalo
Minytrema melanops (Rafinesque, 1820) Spotted sucker
Moxostoma anisurum (Rafinesque, 1820) Silver redhorse
Moxostoma breviceps (Cope, 1870)
Moxostoma carinatum (Cope, 1870) River redhorse
Moxostoma collapsum (Cope, 1870)
Moxostoma duquesnii (Lesueur, 1817) Black redhorse
Moxostoma erythrurum (Rafinesque, 1818) Golden redhorse
Moxostoma hubbsi Legendre, 1952 Copper redhorse
Moxostoma lacerum (Jordan & Brayton, 1877) Harelip sucker
Moxostoma macrolepidotum (Lesueur, 1817) Shorthead redhorse
Moxostoma pappillosum (Cope, 1870) V-lip redhorse
Moxostoma poecilurum (Jordan, 1877) Blacktail redhorse
Moxostoma robustum (Cope, 1870) Smallfin redhorse
Moxostoma valenciennesi Jordan, 1885 Greater redhorse
Myxocyprinus asiaticus (Bleeker, 1865) Chinese sucker
Scartomyzon ariommus (Robins & Raney, 1956) Bigeye jumprock
Scartomyzon austrinus (Bean, 1880) West Mexican redhorse
Scartomyzon cervinus (Cope, 1868) Black jumprock
Scartomyzon congestum (Baird & Girard, 1854) Gray redhorse
Scartomyzon lachneri (Robins & Raney, 1956) Greater jumprock
Scartomyzon rupiscartes (Jordan & Jenkins, 1889) Striped jumprock
Thoburnia atripinnis (Bailey, 1959) Blackfin sucker
Thoburnia hamiltoni Raney & Lachner, 1946 Rustyside sucker
Thoburnia rhothoeca (Thoburn, 1896) Torrent sucker
Xyrauchen texanus (Abbott, 1861) Razorback sucker
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