Quillback or River Carpsucker

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BigPike
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Quillback or River Carpsucker
I caught this surprise out of the Missouri River today. I have been able to narrow it down to some type of carpsucker. Sadly it was pretty beat up when it came out of the water. Any help would be appreciated.
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FishNerd
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Lip nipple?

Did you take a picture of the mouth? That's the best way to get an ID. Otherwise my gut instinct is River

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I hope that these are good enough.

TonyS
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Quillback

Head shape and lack of lower lip nipple eliminate River as an option

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Thanks

Thanks for the help guys. I'm still learning on most of these fish.