Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
(Pink Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID41993
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesgorbuscha
Common NamePink Salmon
StatePA
CountyErie
Locality4 tributaries of Lake Erie
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:211
Author:Cooper, E.L.
Date:1983
Title:Fishes of Pennsylvania and the Northeastern United States.
Publisher:Pennsylvania State University Press University Park, PA.
Pages:243 pp.
CommentsBy 1979 all the Great Lakes had been colonized.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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