Specimen Information

Tinca tinca
Tinca tinca
(Tench)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID46079
GroupFishes
GenusTinca
Speciestinca
Common NameTench
StateWA
LocalityColumbia River in east-central Washington
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameChief Joseph
HUC8 Number17020005
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month9
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Commentsalso see record 402. Tench are abundant in some lakes, still firmly established.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierWA Department Fisheries
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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