Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1649745
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
CountryCanada
StateQUE
LocalityUpstream sector of St. Lawrence Estuary
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year1985
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked escaped
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16391
Author:Dodson, J.J., J.-C. Dauvin, and B. D’Anglejan
Date:1989
Title:Abundance of larval rainbow smelt Osmerus mordax in relation to the maximum turbidity zone and associated macroplanktonic fauna of the middle St. Lawrence estuary, Canada.
Journal:Estuaries
Volume:12
Issue:2
Pages:66-81
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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