Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus keta
Oncorhynchus keta
(Chum Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID39360
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesketa
Common NameChum Salmon
StateNV
CountyWashoe
LocalityWashoe County, probably Truckee River
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameTruckee
HUC8 Number16050100
Map
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Collection Year1939
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:281
Author:Miller, R.R., and J.R. Alcorn
Date:1946
Title:The introduced fishes of Nevada, with a history of their introduction.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:73
Pages:173-193
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked"10,000"


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2020].

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