Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
(Pink Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1457715
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesgorbuscha
Common NamePink Salmon
StateOH
CountyErie
LocalityLake Erie at Cedar Point in Sandusky
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:760
Author:Emery, L.
Date:1981
Title:Range extention of pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) into the lower Great Lakes.
Journal:Fisheries
Volume:6
Issue:2
Pages:7-10
Comments2-25 fish
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/12/2019].

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