NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Lucania goodei
(Bluefin Killifish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID42577
GroupFishes
GenusLucania
Speciesgoodei
Common NameBluefin Killifish
StateSC
CountyCharleston
LocalityCooper River, lower portion near Charleston
HUC8 NameCooper
HUC8 Number3050201
Map
Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:275
Author:Lee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, C.H. Hocutt, R.E. Jenkins, D.E. McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr.
Date:1980
Title:Atlas of North American Freshwater Fishes.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History
Issue:12
Pages:854 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:666
Author:Page, L.M., and B.M. Burr.
Date:1991
Title:A Field Guide to Freshwater Fishes - North America North of Mexico.
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Company
Volume:42
Pages:432 pp
Reference 3
Ref. Number:1418
Author:Christie, R.W., and T.A. Curtis.
Date:1983
Title:Establishment of bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei, in Cooper River, South Carolina.
Journal:Georgia Journal of Science
Volume:41
Issue:3
Pages:91-92
Commentsprobably introduced. see Loyacano 1975. Bull. South Carolina Exp. Stat. 580:1-8.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/30/2014].

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