Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Salmoniformes > Family: Salmonidae > Genus: Oncorhynchus > Species: Oncorhynchus kisutch

Coho salmon - Oncorhynchus kisutch (Walbaum, 1792)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Reported as invasive by NOBANIS

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Belaya Russian Fishbase
Belaya ryba Russian Fishbase
Chumlachs German Fishbase
Coho Spanish Fishbase
Coho laks Norwegian Fishbase
Coho salmon English Fishbase
Cohozalm Dutch Fishbase
Hoopid salmon English Fishbase
Hopealohi Finnish Fishbase
Kizhuch Russian Fishbase
Kizucz Polish Fishbase
Salmao prateado Portuguese Fishbase
Salmão-prateado Portuguese Fishbase
Salmón Spanish Fishbase
Salmon 'coho' Spanish Fishbase
Salmón plateado Spanish Fishbase
Salmone argentato Italian Fishbase
Saumon argenté French Fishbase
Saumon coho French Fishbase
Silberlachs German Fishbase
Silver salmon English Fishbase
Silverlax Swedish Fishbase
Solomos coho Greek Fishbase
Vrsta pacifickog lososa Serbian Fishbase
White salmon English Fishbase
Synonym Author
Salmo kisatch Walbaum, 1792
Oncorhynchus kysutch (Walbaum, 1792)
Oncorhynchus milktschutsch (Walbaum, 1792)
Salmo tsuppitch Richardson, 1836
Salmo kisutch Walbaum, 1792

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
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FishBase FishBase
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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