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    • Cypriniformes
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    • Minnows, carp, etc.

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Recent observations

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sacramento sucker Catostomus occidentalis

Observer

abr

Date

May 5, 2007 02:08 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Golden shiner Notemigonus crysoleucas

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drfish

Date

July 30, 2014 02:54 PM CDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Fathead Minnow Pimephales promelas

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drfish

Date

July 30, 2014 10:52 AM CDT

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finrod

Date

July 26, 2014

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tortuga_rapido

Date

July 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Specimen collected from Rocky River by Cleveland Metroparks staff as part of educational outing for local school children. Fishes were collected via electrofishing and were released at the end of the class discussion.

These records add to the list documented at this site on 6 June 2014.

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tortuga_rapido

Date

July 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Specimen collected from Rocky River by Cleveland Metroparks staff as part of educational outing for local school children. Fishes were collected via electrofishing and were released at the end of the class discussion.

These records add to the list documented at this site on 6 June 2014.

**Although not visible in the photo, this individual had 10 anal fin rays.**

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What

Creek chub Semotilus atromaculatus

Observer

cuskelly

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

Caught in a minnow trap from small creek

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Bluehead Chub Nocomis leptocephalus Nocomis leptocephalus

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cuskelly

Date

July 23, 2014 04:36 PM EDT

Description

Caught in a minnow trap from a small creek.

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What

Common shiner Luxilus cornutus

Observer

dakotabenjamin

Date

July 21, 2014 02:46 PM EDT

Description

Could use confirmation on species.

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mrfish33

Date

July 4, 2014

Description

This is one of the largest ones I saw.

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mjcasarez

Date

July 18, 2014 02:26 PM CDT

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Observer

mjcasarez

Date

July 18, 2014 02:24 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Cypriniformes are an order of ray-finned fish, including the carps, minnows, loaches and relatives. This order contains five to six families, over 320 genera, and more than 3,250 species, with new species being described every few months or so, and new genera being recognized frequently. They are most diverse in southeastern Asia, but are entirely absent from Australia and South America.

No range data available.