Specimen Information

Esox lucius
Esox lucius
(Northern Pike)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1335914
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Specieslucius
Common NameNorthern Pike
StateWA
CountyKing
LocalityLake Washington- near the mouth of the Cedar River and southern tip of Mercer Island.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Washington
HUC8 Number17110012
HUC10 NameLower Sammamish River
HUC10 Number1711001204
HUC12 NameLake Washington-Sammamish River
HUC12 Number171100120400
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month1
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29384
Author:Yuasa, M.
Date:2017
Title:Northern pike caught in Lake Washington could have impact on juvenile salmon
Publisher:The Seattle Times.
CommentsFirst Northern Pike in Lake Washington that was recorded
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/14/2019].

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