Taxon profile


Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Salmoniformes - salmons »  family Salmonidae - salmonids »  genus Oncorhynchus

Scientific synonyms

Fario gairdneri (Richardson, 1836)
Onchorrhychus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)
Onchorynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)
Oncorhynchus gairdnerii (Richardson, 1836)
Oncorhynchus kamloops Jordan, 1892
Oncorhynchus mykiss nelsoni Evermann, 1908
Oncorhynchus myskis (Walbaum, 1792)
Parasalmo mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)
Parasalmo penshinensis (Pallas, 1814)
Salmo gairdneri Richardson, 1836

Other names

= Baja California Rainbow Trout
= Brown Trout
= California Golden Trout
= Coast Angel Trout
= Coast Rainbow Trout
= Coast Range Trout
= Hardhead
= Inland Redband Trout
= Kamchatka Salmon
= Kamchatka Steelhead
= Kamchatka Trout
= Kamloops
= Kamloops Trout
= Kern River Golden Trout
= Lord-fish
= Rainbow Trout
= Redband
= Redband Trout



Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

Included taxa

Number of records: 1

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [239]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/18458]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [9331df5d-2c4b-4fea-87a9-6387327eb973]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2015
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [304720]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2007): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 5. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) - stříbrnicotvární (Argentiniformes), ďasové (Lophiiformes), Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 91 str. [as Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2013
EN Daniels, R. A.; R. S. Morse; B. R. Weatherwax (2006): Fish, Conewango Creek, Allegheny River Drainage, New York, USA [], Check List 2(1):14-19 [as Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)]
EN Stephan Gollasch and Stefan Nehring (2006): National checklist for aquatic alien species in Germany [], Aquatic invasions, Volume 1, Issue 4: 245-269 [as Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792)]

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i species introduced to area described by check-list

s synantropic species (In area described by check-list dependent on human)