Longnose Sucker Catostomus catostomus Lesueur, 1817Extirpated  -  SH (Historical)    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Actinopterygii   >   Order Cypriniformes   >   Family Catostomidae   >   Genus Catostomus   


Maryland's small, relictual population appears to have been extirpated from its small range in Garrett Co. during 1956 and 1957. The draining of Lake Koshare (near Snaggy Mountain Road) removed a pristine, isolated, cool water holdout for the species.

There are 7 records in the project database.

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