Specimen Information

Esox lucius
Esox lucius
(Northern Pike)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID164442
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Specieslucius
Common NameNorthern Pike
StateAK
CountyAnchorage
LocalityCheney Lake, Anchorage; a 24 acre pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAnchorage
HUC8 Number19020401
HUC10 NameCity of Anchorage-Frontal Cook Inlet
HUC10 Number1902040108
HUC12 NameChester Creek
HUC12 Number190204010806
Map
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Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14396
Author:O'Harra, D.
Date:2005
Title:Pike removed from local lake.
Publisher:Anchorage Daily news
Volume:2005
Issue:May 16
CommentsEradication with rotenone attempted in October 2008.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/13/2019].

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