University of Michigan Museum of Zoology, Fish Species Descriptions


Collection Information

This collection contains descriptions of fish species from the Great Lakes region. These descriptions are modified from Hubbs' and Lagler's Fishes of the Great Lakes Region, 2003, by G. R. Smith. The records include such information as family, scientific name, common name, general and specific descriptions, distribution, and ecology.

This collection was part of the Flora and Fauna of the Great Lakes project October 2000 through September 2002.

Field Information

In addition to performing a full-text search ("Anywhere in record"), records may be searched by the following fields: Family, Scientific Name, Common Name, General Description, Specific Description, Distribution, or Ecology.

Fish Division Online Catalog

Go to the official online catalog of the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology Fish Division.

Zoology Museum

Go to the official home page of the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.

These materials are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International license. This means you are free to share and adapt the digital objects for any non-commercial purpose, so long as you give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits. The license does not in any way limit your rights under copyright law, such as fair use. Please read the license before using this work. If you use materials from this collection, please use the following attribution and copyright notice: "©2019 Regents of the University of Michigan. This work was created by the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology Fish Division. It is licensed under the CC-BY-NC 4.0 license." If you have questions about the collection, please contact the UMMZ Fish Division. If you have concerns about the inclusion of an item in this collection, please contact Library Information Technology.