Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus nerka
Oncorhynchus nerka
(Sockeye Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID748500
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesnerka
Common NameSockeye Salmon
StateWY
CountySweetwater
LocalityGreen River [Flaming Gorge Reservoir inflow]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Green-Flaming Gorge Reservoir
HUC8 Number14040106
HUC10 NameUpper Flaming Gorge Reservoir
HUC10 Number1404010601
HUC12 NameChicke Springs Draw-Green River
HUC12 Number140401060105
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month11
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
CommentsCoordinates are an average of 3 sampling sites in close proximity of the reservoir inflow. (Kokanee specimen)
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierWyoming Game and Fish
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3
Size16.5-17.6 in.; 1.3-1.7 lbs.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/25/2021].

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