Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID613774
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateNY
CountySt. Lawrence
LocalityPorterferry Lake; Porterferry L ***
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOswegatchie
HUC8 Number04150302
HUC10 NameLower West Branch Oswegatchie River
HUC10 Number0415030205
HUC12 NameBig Creek
HUC12 Number041503020502
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month5
Collection Year1972
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25985
Author:Royal Ontario Museum
Date:2014
Title:Royal Ontario Museum ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://www.gbif.org/dataset/4e5552d1-5eaf-40a3-b48b-01f92da22f17
Publisher:Royal Ontario Museum
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalRoyal Ontario Museum ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberROM 28447
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/15/2020].

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