Specimen Information

Thymallus arcticus
Thymallus arcticus
(Arctic Grayling)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID28764
GroupFishes
GenusThymallus
Speciesarcticus
Common NameArctic Grayling
StateCA
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameCalifornia Region
HUC8 Number18000000
Map
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Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:217
Author:Moyle, P.B.
Date:1976
Title:Inland fishes of California.
Publisher:University of California Press Berkeley, CA.
Pages:405 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:228
Author:Emig, J.W.
Date:1969
Title:The arctic grayling. Inland Fisheries Administrative report 69-5.
Publisher:California Department of Fish and Game, Sacramento, CA
Pages:31 pp
CommentsFrom 1903-1906 large numbers of eggs were imported from MT and the progeny raised until 1921. Despite widespread planting, no populations became established in the wild.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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