Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35708
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
LocalityFrench River, at mouth, in Lake Superior
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Superior
HUC8 Number04020300
HUC10 NameLake Superior
HUC10 Number0402030003
HUC12 NameLake Superior
HUC12 Number040203000300
Map
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Collection Year1946
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:74
Author:Eddy, S., and J.C. Underhill.
Date:1974
Title:Northern fishes, with special reference to the upper Mississippi Valley. 3rd edition.
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN.
Pages:414 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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