Specimen Information

Esox niger
Esox niger
(Chain Pickerel)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35154
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Speciesniger
Common NameChain Pickerel
StateMD
LocalityOhio drainage of Appalachian Plateau (Youghiogheny drainage)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameYoughiogheny
HUC8 Number5020006
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:1819
Author:Hendricks, M.L., J.R. Stauffer, Jr., and C.H. Hocutt
Date:1983
Title:The zoogeography of the fishes of the Youghiogheny River system, Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia.
Journal:American Midland Naturalist
Volume:110
Issue:1
Pages:145-164
Reference 3
Ref. Number:1406
Author:Hendricks, M.L., J.R. Stauffer, Jr., C.H. Hocutt, and C.R. Gilbert
Date:1979
Title:A preliminary checklist of the fishes of the Youghiogheny River.
Journal:Chicago Academy of Sciences
Volume:203
Pages:1-15
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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