Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Native Transplant

11 results for Osmerus mordax (Rainbow Smelt)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1427642 MIIronSmoky Lake2008 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
46178 WI Upper Wisconsin drainage1987 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
613794 WIIowaNemadji River at S. Superior1957 07070005 Lower Wisconsinestablished
1425123 WIVilasBrandy Lake - T40 R6E S352015 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
1425317 WIVilasLittle Bass Lake1967 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
242386 WIVilasLittle Bass Lake1967 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
1425669 WIVilasLong Lake1999 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
793625 WIVilasLong Lake2001 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
793652 WIVilasLong Lake2009 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
1649750 WIVilasLong Lake2016 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished
242383 WIVilasLong Lake, near Phelps, hwy 171985 07070001 Upper Wisconsinestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/2/2023].

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