Sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka)

Also known as: Red salmon
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSalmoniformes
FamilySalmonidae
GenusOncorhynchus (1)
Top facts

The sockeye salmon is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org