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Catostomus utawana  Mather, 1886
Taxonomic Serial No.: 781070

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Summer Sucker [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                                           GenusCatostomus Lesueur, 1817 – common suckers  
                                              SpeciesCatostomus utawana Mather, 1886 – Summer Sucker  

  Expert: Howard L. Jelks  
  Notes: Research Fish Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, 7920 N.W. 71st Street, Gainesville, Florida 32653   
  Reference for: Catostomus utawana    
  Expert: Richard S. Morse  
  Notes: New York State Museum, 145 Jordan Road, Troy NY 12180 USA   
  Reference for: Catostomus utawana    
  Expert: Robert A. Daniels  
  Notes: New York State Museum, 3140 CEC, Albany, NY 12230 USA   
  Reference for: Catostomus utawana    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes, 04-Jan-2022, website (version 04-Jan-22)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds) 2022. ESCHMEYER'S CATALOG OF FISHES: GENERA, SPECIES, REFERENCES. ( Electronic version accessed 21 Jan 2022   
  Reference for: Catostomus utawana   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Mather, Fred  
  Publication Date: 1886   
  Article/Chapter Title: Memoranda Relating to Adirondack Fishes, With Descriptions of New Species, From Researches Made in 1882   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Appendix to the Twelfth Report (Zoology), State of New York, Adirondack Survey   
  Page(s): 56   
  Publisher: Weed, Parsons and Co.   
  Publication Place: Albany, New York, USA   
  Notes: Available digitized online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Morse, Richard S., and Robert A. Daniels  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Redescription of Catostomus utawana (Cypriniformes: Catostomidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Copeia, vol. 2009, no. 2   
  Page(s): 214-220   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0045-8511   
  Notes: doi:10.1643/CI-07-087   
  Reference for: Catostomus utawana, Summer Sucker [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Page, L. M., H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, R. N. Lea, N. E. Mandrak, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Seventh Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 34   
  Page(s): ix + 384   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9781934874318, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Lawrence M. Page, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, Nicholas E. Mandrak, Richard L. Mayden, and Joseph S. Nelson   
  Reference for: Catostomus utawana, Summer Sucker [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  






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