SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=1) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Petromyzontiformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Entosphenus') AND ((Species.Subfamily) = 'Lampetrinae') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Cephalaspidomorphi') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Class: Cephalaspidomorphi
Order: Petromyzontiformes
Family: Petromyzontidae Northern lampreys
Subfamily: Lampetrinae
Genus: Entosphenus

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Photo by FAO

North America
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Entosphenus folletti Vladykov & Kott, 1976

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Entosphenus folletti
[Northern California brook lamprey]

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North America
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Entosphenus lethophagus (Hubbs, 1971)

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Entosphenus lethophagus
[Pit-Klamath brook lamprey]

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada

North America
Max. Length 27.3 cm TL
Entosphenus macrostomus (Beamish, 1982)

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Entosphenus macrostomus
[Vancouver lamprey]

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North America
Max. Length 14.5 cm TL
Entosphenus minimus (Bond & Kan, 1973)

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Entosphenus minimus
[Miller Lake lamprey]

Photo by Goodman, D.

North America
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Entosphenus similis Vladykov & Kott, 1979

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Entosphenus similis
[Klamath river lamprey]

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North Pacific
Max. Length 76 cm TL
Entosphenus tridentatus (Richardson, 1836)

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Entosphenus tridentatus
[Pacific lamprey]



6 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Entosphenus folletti Northern California brook lamprey North America 30 TL 1976
Entosphenus lethophagus Pit-Klamath brook lamprey North America 22 TL 1971
Entosphenus macrostomus Vancouver lamprey North America 27.3 TL 1982
Entosphenus minimus Miller Lake lamprey North America 14.5 TL 1973
Entosphenus similis Klamath river lamprey North America 27 TL 1979
Entosphenus tridentatus Pacific lamprey North Pacific 76 TL 1836



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