Specimen Information

Petromyzon marinus
Petromyzon marinus
(Sea Lamprey)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID33866
GroupFishes
GenusPetromyzon
Speciesmarinus
Common NameSea Lamprey
StateIN
CountyPorter
LocalityLittle Calumet River (connected to Lake Michigan by Burns ditch)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Calumet-Galien
HUC8 Number4040001
HUC10 NameDeep River-Portage Burns Waterway
HUC10 Number0404000105
HUC12 NameWillow Creek-Burns Ditch
HUC12 Number040400010509
Map
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Collection Year1952
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:42
Author:Gerking, S.D.
Date:1955
Title:Key to the fishes of Indiana.
Journal:Investigations of Indiana Lakes and Streams
Volume:4
Pages:49-86
Commentsspawning runs
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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