Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35415
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMI
CountyKeweenaw
LocalityBig Siskiwit River on Isle Royale, Lake Superior
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Superior
HUC8 Number04180000
HUC10 NameIsle Royale
HUC10 Number0418000001
HUC12 NameIsle Royale
HUC12 Number041800000101
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month7
Collection Year1945
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:67
Author:Hubbs, C.L., and K.F. Lagler.
Date:1949
Title:Fishes of Isle Royale, Lake Superior, Michigan.
Publisher:Contributions of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Volume:420
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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