Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Percidae > Sander > Sander vitreus
 

Sander vitreus (Walleye; Yellow walleye; Yellow pike-perch; Yellow pike perch; Yellow pike; Yellow pickerel; Wall-eyed pike-perch; Wall-eyed pike; Walleyed pike; Wall-eyed pickerel; Walleye pike; Walleye pickerel; Pike-perch; Pickerel; Okow; Marble Eye; Jack salmon; Green pike; Gray pike; Glass eye; Dory; Blue pike)

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Language: Danish; Finnish; French; German; Mandarin Chinese; Polish; Portuguese; Russian; Spanish; Swedish

Attributes

Adult Length [2]  35 inches (90 cm)
Brood Dispersal [2]  In the open
Brood Egg Substrate [2]  Litho-pelagophils
Brood Guarder [2]  No
Litter Size [2]  600,000
Maximum Longevity [2]  14 years
Migration [1]  Potamodromous
Water Biome [1]  Lakes and Ponds, Rivers and Streams
Adult Weight [3]  24.251 lbs (11.00 kg)
Diet [1]  Carnivore
Female Maturity [2]  3 years

Ecoregions

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Emblem of

Minnesota
Ohio
South Dakota

Prey / Diet

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Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Range Map

Distribution

America, North - Inland waters; Canada; China; Great Lakes; Mackenzie; Mississippi; Mississippi-Missouri; Missouri; Nearctic; Nelson-Saskatchewan; North America: St. Lawrence-Great Lakes, Arctic, and Mississippi River basins from Quebec to Northwest Territories in Canada, south to Alabama and Arkansas in the USA. Widely introduced elsewhere in the USA, including Atlantic, Gulf, and Pacific drainag; North America: St. Lawrence-Great Lakes, Arctic, and Mississippi River basins from Quebec to Northwest Territories in Canada, south to Alabama and Arkansas in the USA. Widely introduced elsewhere in the USA, including Atlantic, Gulf, and Pacific drainages. Rarely found in brackish waters of North America (Ref. 1998).; Rio Grande; USA (contiguous states);

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org
2Frimpong, E.A., and P. L. Angermeier. 2009. FishTraits: a database of ecological and life-history traits of freshwater fishes of the United States. Fisheries 34:487-495.
3de 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
4NOAA, Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
5Jorrit 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.
6Food habits and growth of walleye, Stizostedion vitreum , smallmouth bass, Micropterus dolomieui , and northern pike, Esox lucius , in the Kaministiquia River, Ontario. Stephenson, SA | Momot, WT Canadian field-naturalist. Ottawa ON [CAN. FIELD-NAT.]. Vol. 105, no. 4, pp. 517-521. 1991
7Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER