NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Alligator mississippiensis
(American Alligator)
Reptiles-Crocodilians
Native Transplant

Specimen ID293794
GroupReptiles-Crocodilians
GenusAlligator
Speciesmississippiensis
Common NameAmerican Alligator
StateMI
CountyWayne
LocalityDetroit Michigan
HUC8 NameDetroit
HUC8 Number4090004
Map
Collection Day22
Collection Month12
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased pet
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25349
Author:CNN.
Date:2012
Title:5-foot alligator dumped in Detroit.
Publisher:cnncom.
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size5'


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/22/2014].

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