Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1463819
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMI
CountyBarry
LocalityFish Lake in Barry County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameKalamazoo
HUC8 Number04050003
Map
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Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24462
Author:Fukano, K.G., H. Gowing, M.J. Hansen, and L.N. Allison.
Date:1964
Title:Introduction of exotic fish into Michigan.
Publisher:Michigan Department of Conservation, Institute of Fisheries Research
Comments15,300 adults stocked between 1958 and 1960.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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