Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35088
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMD
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameMid Atlantic Region
HUC8 Number02000000
Map
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Collection Year1875
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:63
Author:Ferguson, T.B.
Date:1876
Title:Report of the Commissioners of Fisheries of Maryland to the General Assembly. January 1, 1876.
Publisher:John F Wiley Annapolis, MD.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2019].

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