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Oncorhynchus kisutch  (Walbaum, 1792)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161977

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): coho salmon [English]
 
    salmón plateado [Spanish]
 
    saumon coho [French]
 
    silver salmon [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                            InfraclassTeleostei   
                               SuperorderProtacanthopterygii   
                                  OrderSalmoniformes  – saumons, salmons  
                                     FamilySalmonidae  – salmonids, trouts and salmons, truchas y salmones, truites et saumons, salmons, trouts  
                                        SubfamilySalmoninae   
                                           GenusOncorhynchus Suckley, 1861 – Pacific salmon  
                                              SpeciesOncorhynchus kisutch (Walbaum, 1792) – coho salmon, salmón plateado, saumon coho, silver salmon  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes  
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: CDP, database (version 1999)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: coho salmon[English], silver salmon [English], saumon coho [French]   
       
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kocik, John F., and Kevin D. Friedland / Collette, Bruce B., and Grace Klein-MacPhee, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Salmons and Trouts: Family Salmonidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, Third Edition   
  Page(s): 170-181   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-951-3   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): National Marine Fisheries Service  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Species; Threatened Status for Southern Oregon/Northern California Coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit (ESU) of Coho Salmon   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 62, no. 87   
  Page(s): 24588-24609   
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  Notes:    
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): National Marine Fisheries Service  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Species: Final Listing Determinations for 16 ESUs of West Coast Salmon, and Final 4(d) Protective Regulations for Threatened Salmonid ESUs   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 70, no. 123   
  Page(s): 37160-37204   
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  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): National Marine Fisheries Service  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Species: Final Threatened Listing Determination, Final Protective Regulations, and Final Designation of Critical Habitat for the Oregon Coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit of Coho Salmon   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 73, no. 28   
  Page(s): 7816-7873   
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  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): National Marine Fisheries Service  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 90-Day Finding for a Petition to List Puget Sound Coho Salmon as Endangered or Threatened   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 75, no. 128   
  Page(s): 38776-38778   
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  Notes:    
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): National Marine Fisheries Service  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Species; 12-Month Finding on a Petition To Delist Coho Salmon South of San Francisco Bay   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 76, no. 24   
  Page(s): 6383-6394   
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  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): National Marine Fisheries Service  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Listing Endangered and Threatened Species: Threatened Status for the Oregon Coast Coho Salmon Evolutionarily Significant Unit   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 76, no. 118   
  Page(s): 35755-35771   
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  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): National Marine Fisheries Service  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Species; 90-Day Finding on Petition To Delist the Southern Oregon/Northern California Coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit of Coho Salmon Under the Endangered Species Act   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 77, no. 175   
  Page(s): 55458-55459   
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  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Sixth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 29   
  Page(s): ix + 386   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-61-1, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, and James D. Williams   
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English], salmón plateado [Spanish], saumon coho [French]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robins, Richard C., Reeve M. Bailey, Carl E. Bond, James R. Brooker, Ernest A. Lachner, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: A List of Common and Scientific Names of Fishes from the United States and Canada, Fourth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 12   
  Page(s): 174   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
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  Notes:    
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robins, Richard C., Reeve M. Bailey, Carl E. Bond, James R. Brooker, Ernest A. Lachner, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Fishes from the United States and Canada, Fifth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 20   
  Page(s): 183   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-913235-70-9, 0097-0638  
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Threatened Status for the Southern Oregon/Northern California Coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit of Coho Salmon   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 62, no. 117   
  Page(s): 33038-33039   
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  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 44 Marine and Anadromous Taxa: Adding 10 Taxa, Delisting 1 Taxon, Reclassifying 1 Taxon, and Updating 32 Taxa on the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 76, no. 71   
  Page(s): 20558-20567   
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  Reference for: Oncorhynchus kisutch, coho salmon [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native & Introduced  
    Canada, Native & Introduced  
    Continental US, Native & Introduced  
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: US ESA: Listed Threatened the southern Oregon/northern California Coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit, as published in Federal Register Volume 62, Number 87, Pages 24588 - 24609, May 06, 1997  
    US ESA: Change in status from Threatened to Endangered the Central California coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit, as published in Federal Register Volume 70, Number 123, Pages 37160 - 37204, June 28, 2005  
    US ESA: Listed Threatened the Lower Columbia River Evolutionarily Significant Unit, as published in Federal Register Volume 70, Number 123, Pages 37160 - 37204, June 28, 2005  
    US ESA: Listed Threatened the Oregon Coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit, as published in Federal Register Volume 73, Number 28, Pages 7816 - 7873, February 11, 2008  
    US ESA: Petition to list as threatened or endangered the Puget Sound/Strait of Georgia Evolutionarily Significant Unit not substantial according to 90-day petition finding, as published in Federal Register Volume 75, Number 128, Pages 38776 - 38778, July 06, 2010  
    US ESA: Petition to remove from list the Central California coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit not warranted according to 12-month petition finding, as published in Federal Register Volume 76, Number 24, Pages 6383 - 6394, February 04, 2011  
    US ESA: Petition to remove from list the southern Oregon/northern California Coast Evolutionarily Significant Unit not substantial according to 90-day petition finding because petition does not present substantial scientific or commercial information, as published in Federal Register Volume 77, Number 175, Pages 55458 - 55459, September 10, 2012  
 

 

   

 
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