Common name of Catostomus occidentalis
 
Common name Goose Lake sucker
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country United States (contiguous states)
Locality
Ref. IUCN, 1990
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core morphology
1st modifier locality/area
2nd modifier
Remarks 'sucker', i.e., an organ in various animals for adhering or holding, a mouth adapted for sucking (Ref. 27888); 'Goose Lake', i.e., dry lake on Oregon-California boundary, once about 30 m long by 10 m wide. Applies to Catostomus occidentalis lacusanserinus.
 
Entered by Cruz, Tess
Modified by Torres, Armi G.
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