Specimen Information

Esox lucius
Esox lucius
(Northern Pike)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID40226
Common NameNorthern Pike
LocalityLake Carl Etling
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Cimarron
HUC8 Number11040002
HUC10 NameBlack Mesa State Park-Cimarron River
HUC10 Number1104000202
HUC12 NameUpper Carrizo Creek
HUC12 Number110400020202
Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Reference 1
Ref. Number:394
Author:Miller, R.J., and H.W. Robison.
Title:The Fishes of Oklahoma.
Publisher:Oklahoma State University Press Stillwater, OK.
Pages:246 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28777
Author:Bean, C.
Title:Pike record might stand for all time.
Publisher:The Oklahoman
CommentsBecause of the lack of public acceptance, Stahl remembered, the 10-year-old pike stocking program was abandoned in 1976, and a couple of dozen big brood fish were transported from the Byron Fish Hatchery to Lake Carl Etling, where they were released. (http://newsok.com/article/2612001); some reproductions because they are still caught in 1998
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate


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