Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus nerka
Oncorhynchus nerka
(Sockeye Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID30968
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesnerka
Common NameSockeye Salmon
StateCT
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameNew England Region
HUC8 Number01000000
Map
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Collection Year1880
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1537
Author:Whitworth, W.R.
Date:1996
Title:Freshwater fishes of Connecticut. Bulletin 114.
Publisher:State Geological and Natural History Survey of Connecticut, Department of Environmental Protection
Pages:243 pp
Commentsintroduced since the late 1800s; strong possibility that none would survive w/o help from humans
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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