Specimen Information

Esox niger
Esox niger
(Chain Pickerel)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35152
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Speciesniger
Common NameChain Pickerel
StateMD
LocalityChesapeake drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUpper Chesapeake
HUC8 Number02060000
Map
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Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1400
Author:Lee, D.S., A. Norden, C.R. Gilbert, and R. Franz
Date:1976
Title:A list of the freshwater fishes of Maryland and Delaware.
Journal:Chesapeake Science
Volume:17
Issue:3
Pages:205-211
CommentsHocutt et al. 1986 says native to Chesapeake; so does Crossman 1978
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/12/2020].

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