Common name of Hiodon alosoides
Common name Winnipeg goldeye
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Canada
Ref. Scott, W.B. and E.J. Crossman, 1973
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks 'Winnipeg', i.e., of the Winnipeg River, SW Ontario and SE Manitoba, Canada, The goldeye occurs only in North America and there is an isolated pocket of distribution in Quebec and Ontario (Canada) immediately south of James Bay; 'goldeye', i.e., the name is derived from the prominent eyes with large bright yellow pupils (Ref. 1998).
Entered by Luna, Susan M.
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
Checked by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
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