Greater jumprock

Greater Jumprock is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Moxostoma.

The Greater jumprock lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

The greater jumprock is the only Moxostoma species in Alabama with 16 rows of scales surrounding its caudal peduncle; all other species have 12 to 14 rows. More

grayfin redhorse, and the greater jumprock – live only in the Chattahoochee and Flint River basins? Stream and river habitats provide important areas for fish to feed and breed, but wind and rain erosion along shorelines can cause a build-up of sand and silt along the bottom of More

Common names

Greater jumprock in English
Pakaprovec Lachnerův in Czech (česky)
大吸口魚 in Mandarin Chinese
大吸口鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
拉氏敏亚口鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
拉氏敏亞口魚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Catostomidae
Genus : Moxostoma
Species : Moxostoma lachneri
Authority : Robins and Raney, 1956