NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
Courtenay, W.R., Jr., D.A. Hensley, J.N. Taylor, and J.A. McCann. 1986. Distribution of exotic fishes in North America. Pages 675-698 in Hocutt, C.H., and E.O. Wiley, eds. The zoogeography of North American freshwater fishes. John Wiley and Sons. New York, NY.
Reference Number: 393
Type: Book Chapter
Author: Courtenay, W.R., Jr., D.A. Hensley, J.N. Taylor, and J.A. McCann.
Date (year): 1986
Book Title: The zoogeography of North American freshwater fishes
Editor: Hocutt, C.H., and E.O. Wiley
Chapter Title:Distribution of exotic fishes in North America.
Publisher:John Wiley and Sons
Publisher Location:New York, NY
Keywords: introduced fishes, distribution, zoogeography
Acanthogobius flavimanus CA - Sacramento Delta, sloughs CA - Suisun Bay CA - Bolinas Lagoon (near Bolinas) CA - Alameda County CA - Contra Costa County CA - San Francisco County CA - Santa Clara County CA - Sonoma County CA - San Mateo County CA - San Gabriel River CA - Bolsa Chica Flood Control Channel in Huntington Beach CA - Los Angeles/Long Beach Harbors
Belonesox belizanus FL - canal along SW 87th Avenue
Clarias batrachus FL - Sarasota County CA - San Joaquin River
Coregonus maraena MI - Gardner's Lake, Otsego County, a small deep lake (not found on map)
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus MI - Sunset Pond east of Holly
Oreochromis mossambicus GA - golf course ponds on St. Simons Island GA - golf course ponds on Sea Island NC - Lake Julian Reservoir (formerly Skyland Lake), Ashville, NC CO - commercial catfish farm at Hooper, San Luis Valley IL - Arrowhead Pond [Lake], Allerton Park of the University of Illinois near Monticello
Oreochromis mossambicus x hornorum CA - Cerritos Flood Control Channel CA - Los Cerritos Lagoon CA - Coyote Creek-San Gabriel River Drainage
Oreochromis urolepis hornorum CA - drainage channels in Imperial County CA - drainage channels in Riverside County CA - Coyote Creek
Salmo trutta MI - Pere Marquette River
Tilapia mariae NV - Blue Point Spring outlet, Lake Mead National Recreation area at S.R. 41
Tinca tinca NY - Cascadilla Creek near Cornell University hatchery ponds, Ithaca
Policies and Notices
U.S. Department of the Interior |
U.S. Geological Survey
Page Contact Information: Pam Fuller - NAS Program (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Page Last Modified: Thursday, December 06, 2012
The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.
Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. . Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/27/2015].
Additional information for authors
Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Pam Fuller. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.