Specimen Information

Salmo salar
Salmo salar
(Atlantic Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID165352
GroupFishes
GenusSalmo
Speciessalar
Common NameAtlantic Salmon
StateAK
CountySitka
Localitywaters of two small islands in Sitka Sound
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBaranof Island
HUC8 Number19010212
Map
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Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15517
Author:Mecklenburg, C.W., T.A. Mecklenburg, and L.K. Thorsteinson
Date:2002
Title:Fishes of Alaska
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:1037 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2020].

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