NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Chitala ornata
(Clown Knifefish)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID615395
GroupFishes
GenusChitala
Speciesornata
Common NameClown Knifefish
StateVT
CountyWashington
LocalityNorth Montpelier Pond
HUC8 NameWinooski River
HUC8 Number4150403
Map
Collection Day28
Collection Month10
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26642
Author:Dobbs, T.
Date:2013
Title:Exotic fish found in East Montpelier Pond
Publisher:Vermont Public Radio
Commentsfound dead by angler
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size17 in TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/16/2014].

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