Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1649747
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateWI
CountyVilas
LocalityCrystal Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlambeau
HUC8 Number07050002
HUC10 NameManitowish River
HUC10 Number0705000201
HUC12 NameTrout Lake
HUC12 Number070500020105
Map
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Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked escaped
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:34402
Author:Dobosenski, J.A., J.L. Strasburg, W.A. Larson, and T.R. Hrabik
Date:2020
Title:Investigating population genetics of invasive rainbow smelt in the Great Lakes Region
Journal:Journal of Great Lakes Research
Volume:46
Pages:382-390
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected29


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2021].

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