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Moxostoma  Rafinesque, 1820
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163927

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Lagochila Jordan and Brayton, 1877
    Scartomyzon Fowler, 1913
  Common Name(s): redhorse suckers [English]
    redhorses [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCypriniformes  – cyprins, meuniers, minnows, suckers  
                                  FamilyCatostomidae  – suckers, matalotes, catostomes  
                                           GenusMoxostoma Rafinesque, 1820 – redhorse suckers, redhorses  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Moxostoma albidum (Girard, 1856) – longlip jumprock, matalote blanco 
                                              Species Moxostoma anisurum (Rafinesque, 1820) – silver redhorse, chevalier blanc 
                                              Species Moxostoma ariommum Robins and Raney, 1956 – bigeye jumprock 
                                              Species Moxostoma austrinum Bean, 1880 – west Mexican redhorse, Mexican redhorse, matalote chuime 
                                              Species Moxostoma breviceps (Cope, 1870) – smallmouth redhorse, hookfin redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma carinatum (Cope, 1870) – river redhorse, chevalier de rivière 
                                              Species Moxostoma cervinum (Cope, 1868) – black jumprock, blacktip jumprock 
                                              Species Moxostoma collapsum (Cope, 1870) – piedmont redhorse, notchlip redhorse, v-lip redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma congestum (Baird and Girard, 1854) – gray redhorse, matalote gris 
                                              Species Moxostoma duquesnii (Lesueur, 1817) – black redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma erythrurum (Rafinesque, 1818) – golden redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma hubbsi Legendre, 1952 – copper redhorse, chevalier cuivré 
                                              Species Moxostoma lacerum (Jordan and Brayton, 1877) – hairlip redhorse, harelip sucker 
                                              Species Moxostoma lachneri Robins and Raney, 1956 – greater jumprock 
                                              Species Moxostoma macrolepidotum (Lesueur, 1817) – shorthead redhorse, chevalier rouge 
                                              Species Moxostoma mascotae Regan, 1907 – Mascota jumprock, matalote de Mascota 
                                              Species Moxostoma pappillosum (Cope, 1870) – suckermouth redhorse, V-lip redhorse, slender redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma pisolabrum Trautman and Martin, 1951 – pealip redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma poecilurum Jordan, 1877 – blacktail redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma robustum (Cope, 1870) – smallfin redhorse, robust redhorse 
                                              Species Moxostoma rupiscartes Jordan and Jenkins in Jordan, 1889 – striped jumprock 
                                              Species Moxostoma valenciennesi Jordan, 1885 – greater redhorse, chevalier jaune 

  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes  
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Moxostoma    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Reference for: Moxostoma   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Moxostoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Moxostoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Moxostoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Reference for: Moxostoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Moxostoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: Moxostoma, redhorse suckers [English]   

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