Specimen Information

Salmo salar
Salmo salar
(Atlantic Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID163398
GroupFishes
GenusSalmo
Speciessalar
Common NameAtlantic Salmon
StateMA
CountySuffolk
LocalityJamaica Pond, Boston
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCharles
HUC8 Number01090001
HUC10 NameLower Charles River-Frontal Boston Harbor
HUC10 Number0109000107
HUC12 NameCharles River-Frontal Boston Harbor
HUC12 Number010900010704
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:834
Author:Anonymous
Date:1994
Title:More Atlantic salmon stocked in bay state ponds.
Publisher:Trout Unlimited Currents
Volume:2
Pages:1,4
Commentspart of Merrimac River Atlantic Salmon Restoration program
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2021].

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