Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID42990
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateTN
CountyCarter/Johnson
LocalityWatauga Reservoir [=Lake]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameWatauga
HUC8 Number06010103
Map
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Collection Year1965
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:705
Author:Etnier, D.A., and W.C. Starnes.
Date:1993
Title:The fishes of Tennessee.
Publisher:The University of Tennessee Press
Pages:681 pp
Commentsstocked in the 1960's
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/1/2021].

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