Specimen Information

Osmerus mordax
Osmerus mordax
(Rainbow Smelt)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID875603
GroupFishes
GenusOsmerus
Speciesmordax
Common NameRainbow Smelt
StateMA
CountyWorcester
LocalityWachusett Reservoir at sampling station F21G
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNashua
HUC8 Number01070004
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Nashua River
HUC10 Number0107000402
HUC12 NameGoodridge Brook-Nashua River
HUC12 Number010700040203
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month7
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27764
Author:United States Environmental Protection Agency
Date:2015
Title:Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program (EMAP) Northeast Lakes 1991-1994.
Publisher:United States Environmental Protection Agency
Comments
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/19/2019].

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