The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi var. 'lacustrine form'

Lacustrine Lahontan cutthroat trout (proposed)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

 

Distribution

Pilot Peak Mountains, Bonneville basin, Utah (introduced) & Pyramid Lake, Truckee River basin, Nevada (formerly native), USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Peacock, Mary M., Hekkala, Evon R., Kirchoff, Veronica S. and Heki, Lisa G. (2017). Return of a giant: DNA from archival museum samples helps to identify a unique cutthroat trout lineage formerly thought to be extinct. R. Soc. open sci. 4: 171253.

https://datadryad.org/resource/doi:10.5061/dryad.24cc7

https://www.unr.edu/nevada-today/news/2018/lahontan-cutthroat-paper

https://www.science20.com/news_staff/lahontan_cutthroat_trout_species_never_knew_it_was_extinct-231854

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/22908/oncorhynchus-clarkii-henshawi-lacustrine-form

 

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