Salvelinus agassizii (Garman, 1885)

Silver trout

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Salmo agassizii Garman, 1885; Salvelinus agassizi (Garman, 1885); Salvelinus fontinalis agassizii (Garman, 1885)

 

Conservation Status

Extinct (Burkhead, 2012)

Last record: 1926 (Christine Lake) (Warefl et al., 1939); 1930 (Dublin Pond) (Behnke, 1980)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Estimated date of extinction: 1930 (Burkhead, 2012)

 

Distribution

Dublin Pond & Christine Lake, New Hampshire, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Garman, Samuel. (1885). The American salmon and trout, including introduced species. Nineteenth Annual Report, Comm. Inland Fish. Mass: 1-23, Pls. 1-19.

 

Other references:

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Behnke, Robert J. (1980). A systematic review of the genus Salvelinus, pp. 441-480. In: Balon, E. K. (ed.). Charrs salmonid fishes of the genus Salvelinus. The Netherlands: W. Junk Publ.

Bigelow, S. L. (1850). Observations on some of the habits of salmo fontinalis. Boston J. Nat. Hist. 6: 49.

Burkhead, Noel M. (2012). Extinction Rates in North American Freshwater Fishes, 1900–2010. BioScience 62(9): 798-808.

Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN. 1990. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1986. 1986 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1988. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Jelks, Howard L., Walsh, Stephen J., Burkhead, Noel M., Contreras-Balderas, Salvador, Díaz-Pardo, Edmundo, Hendrickson, Dean A., Lyons, J., Mandrak, Nicholas E., McCormick, Frank, Nelson, Joseph F., Platania, Steven P., Porter, Brady A., Renaud, Claude B., Schmitter-Soto, Juan Jacabo, Taylor, Eric B. and Warren, Melvin L. Jr. (2008). Conservation status of imperiled North American freshwater and diadromous fishes. Fisheries 33(8): 372-407.

Jordan, D. S. (1885). Note on Mr. Garman's paper on the American salmon and trout. Proc. U. S. Natl. Mus. 8: 81-83.

Miller, R. R., Williams, J. D. and Williams, J. E. (1989). Extinctions of North American fishes during the past century. Fisheries 14(6): 22-38.

Warfel, H. E. et al. (1939). Notes on lakes of the Connecticut watershed, pp. 88-121. In: Warfel, H. E. (ed.). Biological survey of the Connecticut watershed. New Hampshire Fish and Game Dept. Surv. Rep. 4: 1-256.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996a). Salvelinus agassizii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 26 January 2015.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996b). Salvelinus agassizii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T19873A9089084. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T19873A9089084.en. Accessed on 18 June 2022.

http://www.fishbase.org/summary/6211

http://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/1722/salvelinus-agassizii

 

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