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Salmo gairdnerii Richardson, 1836
Synonym for Oncorhynchus mykiss Richardson, 1836
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Salmo; Species: gairdnerii; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
West coast, sea-run fish (Steelhead).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Latin, salmo, Plinius = salmon (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Named after Dr. M. Gairdner, naturalist with the Hudson's Bay Company at Fort Vancouver, Washington (Ref. 6885).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   

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