Specimen Information

Esox masquinongy
Esox masquinongy
(Muskellunge)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32961
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Speciesmasquinongy
Common NameMuskellunge
StateIA
CountyPolk
LocalityBig Creek Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Des Moines
HUC8 Number07100004
HUC10 NameBig Creek
HUC10 Number0710000408
HUC12 NameBig Creek
HUC12 Number071000040803
Map
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Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statuscollected
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
CommentsStocked in the mid 1970's for a couple of years, then discontinued in favor of tiger muskellunge stocking.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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