Specimen Information

Salvelinus fontinalis
Salvelinus fontinalis
(Brook Trout)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID28363
GroupFishes
GenusSalvelinus
Speciesfontinalis
Common NameBrook Trout
StateCA
CountySacramento
Localityheadwaters of American River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Coon-Upper Auburn
HUC8 Number18020161
HUC10 NameCurry Creek-Sacramento River
HUC10 Number1802016104
HUC12 NameNatomas Main Drainage Canal-Sacramento River
HUC12 Number180201610402
Map
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Collection Year1896
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32
Author:Smith, H.M.
Date:1896
Title:A review of the history and results of the attempts to acclimatize fish and other water animals in the Pacific states.
Journal:Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission
Volume:15
Pages:379-472
CommentsFish have done very well but confined themselves to smaller waters
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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