NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Perca flavescens
(Yellow Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID558260
GroupFishes
GenusPerca
Speciesflavescens
Common NameYellow Perch
StateOR
CountyBaker
LocalityPhillips Reservoir, 12 miles southwest of Baker City on hwy 7.
HUC8 NamePowder
HUC8 Number17050203
Map
Collection Day25
Collection Month6
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwaystocked illegally
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26312
Author:The Columbia Basin Bulletin
Date:2013
Title:Phillips Reservoir: Oregon introduces 25,000 tiger muskie to eat perch decimating rainbow trout.
Publisher:The Columbia Basin Bulletin
Volume:6
Issue:28
Comments"...at any one time there's 10,000 to 20,000 trout in the reservoir, and 1.5 million perch."
Record TypeLiterature
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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