Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus nerka
Oncorhynchus nerka
(Sockeye Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID38702
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesnerka
Common NameSockeye Salmon
StateNV
CountyElko
LocalityWildhorse Reservoir on the Owyhee River's East Fork
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Owyhee
HUC8 Number17050104
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Owyhee River
HUC10 Number1705010401
HUC12 NameWild Horse Reservoir-Owyhee River
HUC12 Number170501040106
Map
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Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:279
Author:Deacon, J.E., and J.E. Williams
Date:1984
Title:Annotated list of the fishes of Nevada.
Journal:Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington
Volume:97
Issue:1
Pages:103-118
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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