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Hypomesus olidus (Pond smelt)

Synonyms: Hypomesus olidus bergi; Hypomesus olidus drjagini; Hypomesus sakhalinus; Mesopus olidus; Salmo olidus (homotypic)
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Wikipedia Abstract

The pond smelt (Hypomesus olidus) is a freshwater species of smelt that inhabits the Arctic.
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Maximum Longevity [1]  5 years

Prey / Diet

Lamprops korroensis[2]
Neomysis mercedis[2]


Chanodichthys erythropterus (Skygazer)[2]
Coregonus chadary (Chadary whitefish)[2]
Parahucho perryi (Stringfish)[2]
Silurus asotus (Far Eastern catfish)[2]


External References

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Attributes / relations provided by
1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0