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Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Native Trout Genetic Sample Analysis Data Through 2017
|Dates of Data
||1979 TO 2017
|Data Set Status
|Data Set Update Schedule
|Date Data Set Published on StreamNet Data Store
|Project Name & Number
|Purpose of Data Set
||Purpose provided in abstract.
|Summary / Abstract
||This data set is the trout genetic purity data from Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, current as of 21 September, 2016.
|Broad Biological Groups
||Brook Trout, Salvelinus fontinalis
Brown Trout, Salmo trutta
Bull Trout, Salvelinus confluentus
Columbia Basin Redband Trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss gairdneri
Rainbow Trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss
Westslope Cutthroat Trout, Oncorhynchus clarkii lewisi
Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout, Oncorhynchus clarkii bouvieri
||Columbia Basin in Montana
|NPCC Subbasins (2001 Subbasins)
||Mountain Columbia: Bitterroot
Mountain Columbia: Blackfoot
Mountain Columbia: Flathead
Mountain Columbia: Kootenai
||Genetic analysis, trout genetics, genetics
|Lead Person and Organization That Created the Data Set
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
|Other Participating Organizations
||Bonneville Power Administration
US Forest Service
National Park Service
US Fish and Wildlife Service
|Contact Person for Questions About the Data
||Name: Ryan Alger
Organization: Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks
Address: 1625 11th ave
|Broad Category of Methods
||Field and Lab
|Data Collection Methods
||Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0 and greater
|Data structure description
||See data set files.
Initial fields of Waterbody, TribTo, DateCollected, AnalysisDate and AnalysisType are self explanatory. We provide definitions of the analysis results fields here.
NoFishInSample: Number of fish contributing to the sample analyzed.
SpeciesComposition: Species contribution, as a percentage of the total sample. Only one species code is listed when the entire sample possessed alleles from that species only. Species codes separated by “x” indicate hybridization between those species.
Percent: Indicates the genetic contribution of species to the sample assuming Hardy-Weinberg proportions. This number is reported only if samples appear to come from a randomly mating population and can be analyzed at the population level.
Count: Number of genetically pure and/or hybridized fish, if no percent is given. This number indicates the number of individuals with genotypes corresponding to a species when the sample can be analyzed on the individual level only; this occurs when alleles are not randomly distributed and hybridization appears to be recent and/or if the sample appears to consist of an admixture of populations. These samples are not considered to come from hybrid swarms and some pure individuals may exist. In these cases, we report the number of individuals with genotypes corresponding to each species and/or the types of hybrids detected and do not report genetic contribution percentages.
|URL where updated data may be available
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