Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1651160
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
LocalityEagles Nest Lake #1
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number09030002
HUC10 NameVermilion Lake
HUC10 Number0903000202
HUC12 NameEast Two River
HUC12 Number090300020202
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month6
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked escaped
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1450
Author:Franzin, W.G., B.A. Barton, R.A. Remnant, D.B. Wain, and S.J. Pagel
Date:1994
Title:Range extension, present and potential distribution, and possible effects of rainbow smelt in Hudson Bay drainage waters of Northwestern Ontario, Manitoba, and Minnesota.
Journal:North American Journal of Fisheries Management
Volume:14
Pages:65-76
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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