Taxon profile


Catostomidae L. Agassiz, 1850

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Cypriniformes

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

genus Carpiodes Rafinesque, 1820
genus Catostomus Lesueur, 1817
genus Chasmistes Jordan, 1878
genus Cycleptus Rafinesque, 1819
genus Deltistes Seale, 1896
genus Erimyzon Jordan, 1876
genus Hypentelium Rafinesque, 1818
genus Ictiobus Rafinesque, 1820
genus Minytrema Jordan, 1878
genus Moxostoma Rafinesque, 1820
genus Myxocyprinus Gill, 1878
genus Thoburnia Jordan & Snyder, 1917
genus Xyrauchen Eigenmann & Kirsch, 1889

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/81]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Catostomidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as Catostomidae]
Data retrieved on: 9 June 2013
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Catostomidae L. Agassiz, 1850]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 29 April 2007]

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.

Taxa (not confirmed) - 1