Yellowstone’s minnows are small fish living in a variety of habitats and eating a variety of foods. All four species occurring in Yellowstone are eaten by trout:
Lives in rivers and streams with deep pools, clear and clean water.
Mottled sculpin live in shallow, cold water throughout Yellowstone except the Yellowstone River above Lower Falls and in Yellowstone Lake.
Suckers are bottom-dwelling fish that use ridges on their jaws to scrape flora and fauna from rocks.
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Last updated: April 19, 2017