Morphological and genetic structuring in the Utah Lake sucker complex

@article{Cole2008MorphologicalAG,
  title={Morphological and genetic structuring in the Utah Lake sucker complex},
  author={David Cole and Karen E. Mock and Brian L Cardall and Todd A. Crowl},
  journal={Molecular Ecology},
  year={2008},
  volume={17}
}
Population decline in the federally endangered June sucker (Chasmistes liorus), a lakesucker unique to Utah Lake, Utah, has been attributed in part to hybridization with the more widespread Utah sucker (Catostomus ardens). As a group, suckers in Utah Lake exhibit considerable external morphological variation. Meristic and morphological ambiguities, presumably the result of hybridization, create a continuum of intermediate forms between Chasmistes and Catostomus extremes and prevent definitive… 

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