Specimen Information

Salvelinus namaycush
Salvelinus namaycush
(Lake Trout)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID160067
GroupFishes
GenusSalvelinus
Speciesnamaycush
Common NameLake Trout
StateWY
CountyTeton
LocalityYellowstone Lake in Yellowstone National Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameYellowstone Headwaters
HUC8 Number10070001
HUC10 NameYellowstone Lake
HUC10 Number1007000104
HUC12 NameBig Thumb Creek-Yellowstone Lake
HUC12 Number100700010409
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13818
Author:Dunham, J.B., D.S. Pilliod, and M.K. Young
Date:2004
Title:Assessing the consequences of nonnative trout in headwater ecosystems in western North America.
Journal:Fisheries
Volume:29
Issue:6
Pages:18-24
CommentsLinked to a source population established in nearby lakes.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/20/2019].

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