Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35575
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMI
LocalityLake Huron
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLake Huron
HUC8 Number04080300
Map
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Collection Year1932
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked escaped
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1831
Author:Savage, J.
Date:1935
Title:Smelts in the Canadian waters of Lake Huron.
Journal:Copeia
Volume:1935
Issue:4
Pages:194
Commentsreached Canadian side of Lake too
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2021].

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