Amia calva
Amia calva
Native Transplant

18 results for Amia calva (Bowfin)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
30943 CT Housatonic River drainage (Lake Lillinonah?)1980 01100005 Housatonicestablished
30942 CTFairfieldHousatonic River drainage (Lake Candlewood?)1980 01100005 Housatonicestablished
30922 CTMiddlesexConnecticut River near Middletown1980 01080205 Lower Connecticutestablished
33092 IAOsceolaRush Lake? (location just east of Ocheyedan River) Little Sioux drainage1980 10230003 Little Siouxestablished
33686 IL state non-specific1980  established
1401746 MD Chester-Sassafras drainage1980 02060002 Chester-Sassafrasestablished
37202 NC upper Catawba drainage1980 03050101 Upper Catawbaestablished
37201 NC upper Little Tennessee system1980 06010202 Upper Little Tennesseeestablished
37258 NC Yadkin drainage, upper1980 03040101 Upper Yadkincollected
37205 NCGastonSouth Fork Catawba1980 03050102 South Fork Catawbaestablished
37203 NCGaston/Mecklenbelower Catawba drainage1980 03050101 Upper Catawbaestablished
37962 NJBergenlower Hudson drainage1980 02030101 Lower Hudsonestablished
39651 NYBronx-Westchesterlower Hudson south of NJ line1980 02030104 Sandy Hook-Staten Islandestablished
39650 NYSuffolkupper Peconic River1980 02030202 Southern Long Islandestablished
1401747 OK Lower Neosho drainage1980 11070209 Lower Neoshoestablished
1401748 OK Poteau drainage1980 11110105 Poteauestablished
44975 VA Roanoke drainage, upper1980 03010101 Upper Roanokeestablished
44974 VA New River in Middle New drainage1980 05050002 Middle Newestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/22/2021].

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