Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID29946
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateCO
LocalityColorado River basin, headwaters
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters
HUC8 Number14010001
Map
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Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:109
Author:Minckley, W.L.
Date:1973
Title:Fishes of Arizona.
Publisher:Arizona Fish and Game Department
Pages:127 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2019].

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