Longnose Sucker

Longnose SuckerCatostomus catostomus

Physical features:
Long snout and torpedo shaped body. Pronounced ?’ips’ on bottom of snout. Gray-green to cooper-cream in color. Red stripe along side.

Clear cold deep lakes. Common in northern waters.

Algae, detritus, invertebrates

Fun facts:
The only species of sucker that lives in Asia as well as North America.