WoRMS taxon details

Oncorhynchus gorbuscha (Walbaum, 1792)

127182  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127182)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Native of the North Pacific, introduced into the Atlantic regions of Maine and Newfoundland.  
Distribution Native of the North Pacific, introduced into the Atlantic regions of Maine and Newfoundland. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Oncorhynchus gorbuscha (Walbaum, 1792). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127182 on 2022-07-02
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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original description  (of Salmo scouleri Richardson, 1836) Richardson, J. (1836). The Fish. In: Fauna Boreali-Americana; or the zoology of the northern parts of British America: containing descriptions of the objects of natural history collected on the late northern land expeditions, under the command of Sir John Franklin, R.N. <em>J. Bentley, London.</em> Part 3: i-xv + 1-327, Pls. 74-97. [Reference was incorrectly given as 1837; correct date is 1836 (WNE June 12, 2015).]. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. <em>BioInvasions Records.</em> 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Welshman, D.; Kohler, S; Black, J.; and L. Van Guelpen. (2003). An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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 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): 69 [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 abundance in Celtic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Rare [details]

Introduced species impact Chinese part of the Yellow Sea (Marine Region) Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Introduced species impact in United Kingdom (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Introduced species impact Chinese part of the Yellow Sea (Marine Region) Genetic impacts: hybridisation and introgression

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

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

Introduced species vector dispersal Chinese part of the Yellow Sea (Marine Region) Aquaculture

Introduced species vector dispersal in Celtic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Ireland (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

From other sources
Diet Feeds on insects, copepods, tunicates, amphipods, euphausiids and fishes  [details]

Distribution Native of the North Pacific, introduced into the Atlantic regions of Maine and Newfoundland. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat anadromous species; born in the river, migrates to sea as adults and returns to spawn  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Scientific- Highly commercial, gamefish [details]

Predators Birds, marine and freshwater mammals and large fish  [details]

Reproduction External fertilization. Spawning , upriver, occurs between June and September; between 1200 and 1800 eggs laid,into several redds, followed by death  [details]
Danish pukkellaks  [details]
Dutch roze zalmroze Pacific zalm  [details]
English pink salmonhumpback salmon  [details]
French saumon rose du Pacifiquesaumon rosésaumon rosesaumon à bosse  [details]
German Pazifik Rosa-LachsBuckellachs  [details]
Japanese カラフトマス  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål pukkellaks  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk pukkellaks  [details]
Russian Горбуша  [details]
Spanish salmon roseado  [details]
Swedish puckellax  [details]
Welsh eog cefngrwm  [details]
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