Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Native Transplant

8 results for Osmerus mordax (Rainbow Smelt)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
35877 MN Lake Superior1968 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished
35640 MN Lake Superior1985 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished
35682 MN Lake Superior and tributaries1946 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished
35684 MN Lake Superior and tributaries1982 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished
1522424 MN Lake Superior drainage2001 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished
35707 MN MN north shore of Lake Superior1945 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished
1602008 MNSt. Louis[No locality description provided]2012 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished
35708 MNSt. LouisFrench River, at mouth, in Lake Superior1946 04020300 Lake Superiorestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2021].

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