Specimen Information

Esox niger
Esox niger
(Chain Pickerel)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID34082
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Speciesniger
Common NameChain Pickerel
StateIN
Localityeastern Indiana (Ohio drainage)
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameOhio
Map
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Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1393
Author:Crossman, E.J.
Date:1978
Title:Taxonomy and distribution of North American esocids.
Journal:American Fisheries Society Special Publication
Volume:11
Pages:13-26
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2020].

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