m (Protected "Ichthyomyzon" ([move=sysop] (indefinite)))
Latest revision as of 09:42, 19 January 2012
Ichthyomyzon is a genus of lamprey that inhabits lakes and streams. Adults ascend streams to spawn and die soon after egg laying is completed. Ammocoete larvae occur in sand-bottomed and silt-bottomed pools and backwaters. They are parasitic.