Specimen Information

Esox masquinongy
Esox masquinongy
(Muskellunge)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32959
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Speciesmasquinongy
Common NameMuskellunge
StateIA
CountyDickinson
LocalityWest Lake Okoboji
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Sioux
HUC8 Number10230003
HUC10 NameMilford Creek
HUC10 Number1023000302
HUC12 NameWest Okoboji Lake
HUC12 Number102300030202
Map
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Collection Year1987
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:215
Author:Harlan, J.R., E.B. Speaker, and J. Mayhew.
Date:1987
Title:Iowa fish and fishing.
Publisher:Iowa Conservation Commission
Pages:323 pp
Comments5000 stocked each year since 1960
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked5000/yr
Size9-25cm


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