NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Etheostoma caeruleum
(Rainbow Darter)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID547353
GroupFishes
GenusEtheostoma
Speciescaeruleum
Common NameRainbow Darter
StateNY
CountySchenectady
LocalityPlotter Kill at mouth, just NW of Schenectady
HUC8 NameMohawk
HUC8 Number2020004
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Collection Day16
Collection Month5
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Comments"We collected an adult Rainbow Darter and dozens of juvenile Green Sunfish from the mouth of the Platter Kill just west of Schenectady, NY near the Mohawk River. 16May2013. This is the eastern-most point of capture for Rainbow Darter in this system that we know of."
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2014].

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