Specimen Information

Salmo salar sebago
(Atlantic Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45441
GroupFishes
GenusSalmo
Speciessalar
Subspeciessebago
Common NameAtlantic Salmon
StateVA
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Map
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Collection Year1875
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:706
Author:Jenkins, R.E., and N.M. Burkhead.
Date:1994
Title:Freshwater fishes of Virginia.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:1079 pp
Commentsboth landlocked and anadromous forms stocked. Stocking history essentially same as for chinook. Stocked in late 1800's, no recaptures. found throughout the state
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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