NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Astyanax mexicanus
(Mexican Tetra)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID44282
GroupFishes
GenusAstyanax
Speciesmexicanus
Common NameMexican Tetra
StateTX
CountyGrayson/Cook
LocalityRed River in and adjacent to Lake Texoma
HUC8 NameLake Texoma
HUC8 Number11130210
Map
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Pathwayreleased bait
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:95
Author:Hubbs, C., R.J. Edwards, and G.P. Garrett.
Date:1991
Title:An annotated checklist of freshwater fishes of Texas, with keys to identification of species.
Journal:The Texas Journal of Science, Supplement
Volume:43
Issue:4
Pages:1-56
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2014].

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