Salvelinus malma (Walbaum, 1792)

Love, Milton S., Bizzarro, Joseph J., Cornthwaite, Maria, Frable, Benjamin W. & Maslenikov, Katherine P., 2021, Checklist of marine and estuarine fishes from the Alaska-Yukon Border, Beaufort Sea, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, Zootaxa 5053 (1), pp. 1-285: 54

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5053.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:295D03A4-589A-4E3F-B030-5121EF7D7398

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5601588

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BE87D6-FFA4-FF80-98EA-FC04F87534C0

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Plazi

scientific name

Salvelinus malma (Walbaum, 1792)
status

 

Salvelinus malma (Walbaum, 1792)   .

Dolly Varden, Dolly Varden Char, or Pacific Brook Char. To 100 cm (39.4 in) TL or more (Mecklenburg et al. 2002). Korean Peninsula and Japan to Chukchi Peninsula, Arctic Alaska, and Mackenzie River, Canada to northern Washington (Mecklenburg et al. 2002). However, Reist in Coad and Reist (2018) notes that, in marine waters, the species might also occur as far eastward as the Coronation Gulf, Nunavut. Migrates between freshwaters of Alaska and Siberia ( DeCicco 1992). Anadromous and landlocked, lacustrine populations in Alaska.