Specimen Information

Esox masquinongy
Esox masquinongy
(Muskellunge)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID34532
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Speciesmasquinongy
Common NameMuskellunge
StateKY
CountyBath
LocalityCave Run Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLicking
HUC8 Number05100101
HUC10 NameFox Creek-Licking River
HUC10 Number0510010108
HUC12 NameIndian Creek-Licking River
HUC12 Number051001010802
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:82
Author:Burr, B.M., and M.L. Warren, Jr.
Date:1986
Title:A distributional atlas of Kentucky fishes. Scientific and Technical Series No. 4.
Publisher:Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission
Pages:398 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:189
Author:Axon, J.R.
Date:1981
Title:Development of a muskellunge fishery at Cave Run Lake, Kentucky, 1974-1979.
Journal:North American Journal of Fisheries Management
Volume:1
Pages:134-143
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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