Common name of Oncorhynchus nerka
Common name Silver trout
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Canada
Ref. Scott, W.B. and E.J. Crossman, 1973
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core behavior
1st modifier color pattern(s)
2nd modifier
Remarks Local name applied to individuals of 'lake-locked' populations (Ref. 4925); 'trout' from Middle English from Old English 'truht' from Low Latin 'trocta, tructa', i.e., a fish with sharp teeth, from Greek 'troktes', i.e., gnawer, from 'trogein', i.e., to gnaw (p. 1266 in Ref. 11978).
Entered by Garilao, Cristina V.
Modified by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
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