NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Lepomis auritus
(Redbreast Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID44991
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesauritus
Common NameRedbreast Sunfish
StateVA
Localitystate non-specific
Map
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Pathwaystocked for sport
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
Commentswestern Virginia (west of native range).
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/23/2014].

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