Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID264754
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMT
CountyValley
LocalityMissouri River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameFort Peck Reservoir
HUC8 Number10040104
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month6
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18920
Author:Montana Natural Heritage Program and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
Date:2009
Title:Rainbow smelt - Osmerus mordax. Montana Field Guide.
Publisher:mtgov.
Issue:accessed 24 November 2009
Reference 2
Ref. Number:18921
Author:Montana Natural Heritage Program.
Date:2009
Title:Natural Heritage Tracker - Rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax).
Publisher:mtgov.
Issue:accessed 24 November 2009
CommentsCollected through 14 September 1999.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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