Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID42855
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateSD
CountyYankton
LocalityLewis and Clark Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLewis and Clark Lake
HUC8 Number10170101
HUC10 NameLewis and Clark Lake-Missouri River
HUC10 Number1017010109
HUC12 NameLower Lewis and Clark Lake
HUC12 Number101701010909
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:709
Author:Mayden, R.L., F.B. Cross, and O.T. Gorman
Date:1987
Title:Distributional history of the rainbow smelt, Osmerus mordax (Salmoniformes: Osmeridae), in the Mississippi River Basin.
Journal:Copeia
Volume:1987
Issue:4
Pages:1051-1054
Commentsguessed at date
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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