Specimen Information


Specimen ID157789
GroupFishes
GenusTinca
Speciestinca
Common NameTench
StateWA
CountyKing
LocalityLake Union
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Washington
HUC8 Number17110012
Map
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Collection Year1920
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13708
Author:Wydoski, R.S., and R.R. Whitney.
Date:2003
Title:Inland Fishes of Washington. Second Edition.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD in association with University of Washington Press, Seattle.
Pages:322 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:213
Author:Wydoski, R.S., and R.R. Whitney.
Date:1979
Title:Inland Fishes of Washington.
Publisher:University of Washington Press Seattle, WA.
Pages:220 pp
Commentsexhibited in Seattle at the Alaska-Yukon Exposition in 1909. Later dumped into a large pond (now Drumheller Fountain) on the UW campus. From here they were transferred into Lake Washington where they reproduced and spread into Union Lake
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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