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Fish    Species Name:
Ptychocheilus oregonensis Richardson

Common Name:
northern pikeminnow, northern squawfish


The Dalles, Oregon   April 17, 1806
Walla Walla River, Washington
At the mouth of the Walla Walla river
  April 29, 1806

Journal Entries:

Capt. Lewis, April 17, 1806-- .. the inhabitants of the rapids at this time take a few of the white salmon trout and considerable ...  more>>

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