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Chestnut Lamprey

Ichthyomyzon castaneus Girard 1858

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Ichthyomyzon castaneus (Chestnut Lamprey) is a species of lampreys in the family northern lampreys. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are nocturnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 38.0 cm. They rely on swimming to move around.

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EOL has data for 33 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Chestnut lamprey. View this species on GBIF