NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Pimephales promelas
(Fathead Minnow)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID31899
GroupFishes
GenusPimephales
Speciespromelas
Common NameFathead Minnow
StateFL
CountyLeon
LocalityStiles Pond on the northern outskirts of Tallahassee (pond no longer exists)
HUC8 NameApalachee Bay-St. Marks
HUC8 Number3120001
Map
Collection Day14
Collection Month10
Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased bait
Statusextirpated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:183
Author:Swift, C., R.W. Yerger, and P.R. Parrish.
Date:1977
Title:Distribution and natural history of the fresh and brackish water fishes of the Ochlocknee River, Florida and Georgia.
Journal:Bulletin of Tall Timbers Research Station
Volume:20
Pages:1-111
Reference 2
Ref. Number:18857
Date:2009
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History.
Commentspond gone
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 54626
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected17


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2014].

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