Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Native Transplant

7 results for Osmerus mordax (Rainbow Smelt)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
39601 NY Finger Lakes1980 04140201 Senecaestablished
875671 NYCayugaCross Lake at sampling station F10G1994 04140201 Senecaestablished
875668 NYCayugaCross Lake at sampling station F14G1994 04140201 Senecaestablished
875618 NYCayugaCross Lake at sampling station F15G1994 04140201 Senecaestablished
613777 NYTompkins[No locality string in original GBIF record]1946 04140201 Senecaestablished
613776 NYTompkins[No locality string in original GBIF record]1976 04140201 Senecaestablished
613775 NYTompkinsSalmon Creek at Myers on Cayuga Lake.1950 04140201 Senecaestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2021].

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