Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
(Pink Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1457619
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesgorbuscha
Common NamePink Salmon
StateOH
CountyAshtabula
LocalityLake Erie
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:759
Author:Kwain, W-h, and A.H. Lawrie
Date:1981
Title:Pink salmon in the Great Lakes.
Journal:Fisheries
Volume:6
Issue:2
Pages:2-6
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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