WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIchthyomyzon unicuspis Hubbs & Trautman, 1937

158538

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158538

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Found exclusively in freshwater throughout the...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Found exclusively in freshwater throughout the Mississippi drainage and the Great Lakes to Hudson Bay and the St. Lawrence River. Readily distinguishable from the sea lamprey by its single dorsal fin.  [details]
Bailly, N. (2010). Ichthyomyzon unicuspis Hubbs & Trautman, 1937. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158538 on 2017-11-21

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2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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2010-02-09 10:05:43Z
changed
2010-02-09 10:37:20Z
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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmocoetes concolor Kirtland, 1840) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Found exclusively in freshwater throughout the Mississippi drainage and the Great Lakes to Hudson Bay and the St. Lawrence River. Readily distinguishable from the sea lamprey by its single dorsal fin.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Feeding adults are usually found attached to other fishes in large rivers, lakes, and impoundments. Adults migrate upriver to spawn in gravel riffles and runs. Ammocoetes occur in sandy or muddy pools and backwaters.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Bait [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Migrate upriver to spawn in gravel riffles and runs [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilver lamprey  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlamproie argentée  [details]