Rainbow Trout Facts, Classification and More

Rainbow trout facts

The rainbow trout, known scientifically as Oncorhynchus mykiss, is a coldwater fish that is found throughout the Northern Hemisphere in freshwater streams and lakes and in the ocean. They are commonly referred to by many other names, including rainbow, bow, steelhead trout, Kamloops trout and silver trout depending on their coloration and location. Scientific Classification Kingdom: … Read more