WoRMS taxon details

Oncorhynchus kisutch (Walbaum, 1792)

127184  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127184)

Oncorhynchus kisatch (Walbaum, 1792) · unaccepted (misspelling)
Oncorhynchus kisutsh (Walbaum, 1792) · unaccepted (misspelling)
Salmo hisatch Walbaum, 1792 · unaccepted (misspelling)
Salmo hisutch Walbaum, 1792 · unaccepted (misspelling)
Salmo kisatch Walbaum, 1792 · unaccepted (misspelling)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution New Brunswick to Chesapeake Bay  
Distribution New Brunswick to Chesapeake Bay [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Oncorhynchus kisutch (Walbaum, 1792). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127184 on 2022-06-30
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. <em>Oceanogry and Marine Biology: an Annual Review.</em> 43: 419-453. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Lutaenko, K.A.; Furota, T.; Nakayama; S.; Shin, K.; Xu, J. (2013). Atlas of Marine Invasive Species in the NOWPAP Region. Beijing: NOWPAP DINRAC (Northwest Pacific Action Plan, Data and Information Network Regional Center). 189 pp. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2022). ECoF. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. <em>California Academy of Sciences. San Francisco.</em> Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2022., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

additional source Artedi, P.; Linnaeus, C. V.; Walbaum, J. J. (1792). Petri Artedi Sueci Genera piscium : in quibus systema totum ichthyologiae proponitur cum classibus, ordinibus, generum characteribus, specierum differentiis, observationibus plurimis : redactis speciebus 242 ad genera 52 : Ichthyologiae. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/61537#/summary
page(s): 70 [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal in Chile (Nation) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal United Kingdom part of the English Channel (Marine Region) Aquaculture: accidental [details]

From other sources
Diet Feeds on insects and crustaceans [details]

Distribution New Brunswick to Chesapeake Bay [details]

Habitat anadromous species; born in freshwater, spends most of life at sea, returns upriver to spawn [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Scientific- Highly commercial, aquaculture, gamefish [details]

Introduction This species has been introduced or released in Dutch waters. [details]

Predators Various fishes, birds, mammals and lamprey [details]

Reproduction Migrate upriver in fall, female lays eggs possibly into several redds and then dies [details]
Dutch Pacifik zilverzalmCohozalm  [details]
English silver salmonCoho salmon  [details]
French saumon cohosaumon argenté du Pacifiquesaumon argenté  [details]
German SilberlachsPazifik SilberlachsCoho Lachs  [details]
Japanese ギンザケ  [details]
Russian Кижуч  [details]
Spanish salmón plateadosalmon plateado  [details]
Swedish silverlax  [details]
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