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  • head: sucker passes pectoral, 15-19 plates
    body slender
    D 20-26
    pectoral rounded, all stiff
    C blunt/slightly concave
    11-17 gill rakers
    pectoral rounded
    pelvics broadly joined to body
  • body robust
    head disc plates 12-14, reaches pectoral tip
    whitish
    C straight/rounded
    pectoral rounded
    pelvics narrowly attached to belly
  • head: sucker passes pectoral, 24-28 plates
    body robust
    body uniform; D & A - white margins
    D 22-26
    C concave
    gill rakers 17-20
    pectoral rounded
    pelvics broadly joined to body
  • head: sucker reaches mid-pectoral, 14-17 plates
    body robust
    D 27-34, origin before A origin
    C blunt
    gill rakers 14-17
    pectoral rounded, tip flexible
    pelvics broadly joined to body
  • head sucker reaches ~tip pectoral, 16-22 plates
    body robust
    D 21-27, origin over origin A
    C concave
    gill rakers 28-37
    pectoral rounded
    pelvics broadly joined to body