Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID292044
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMT
CountyFergus
LocalityMissouri River(River Miles: 1,758.6 to 1,761.5)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBullwhacker-Dog
HUC8 Number10040101
HUC10 NameMud Spring Coulee-Missouri River
HUC10 Number1004010110
HUC12 NameEightmile Bench-Missouri River
HUC12 Number100401011003
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month9
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24224
Author:Montana Fish, Parks, and Wildlife.
Date:2012
Title:Montana Fisheries Information System (MFISH).
Publisher:Montana Fish, Parks, and Wildlife
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Size140-153mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/17/2019].

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