Specimen Information

Salvelinus namaycush
Salvelinus namaycush
(Lake Trout)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID274083
GroupFishes
GenusSalvelinus
Speciesnamaycush
Common NameLake Trout
StateMT
CountyFlathead
LocalityFlathead Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlathead Lake
HUC8 Number17010208
HUC10 NameFlathead Lake
HUC10 Number1701020805
HUC12 NameFlathead Lake
HUC12 Number170102080501
Map
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Collection Year1890
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19608
Author:Bosworth, B.
Date:2011
Title:How non-native shrimp transformed the ecosystem at Montana's Flathead Lake.
Publisher:New West Travel and Outdoors.
Volume:1
Issue:21
CommentsListed as being introduced 80 years prior to opossum introduction
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/10/2019].

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