Lepomis auritus
Lepomis auritus
(Redbreast Sunfish)
Native Transplant

5 results for Lepomis auritus (Redbreast Sunfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
43021 TN Little Tennessee system1993 06010204 Lower Little Tennesseeestablished
43033 TN Lower Little Tennessee drainage1993 06010204 Lower Little Tennesseeestablished
548142 TNBlountSixmile Creek at Jerico Road crossing 2.3 mi. SW Sixmile; 7 air mi. SSW Maryville.1977 06010204 Lower Little Tennesseeestablished
278829 TNMonroeLittle Tennessee River below Chilhowee Dam (prior to Tellico Dam)1966 06010204 Lower Little Tennesseeestablished
548135 TNMonroeLittle Tennessee River, Tellico Reservoir, Citico Creek embayment, 8.7 air miles ESE Vonore1997 06010204 Lower Little Tennesseeestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/13/2021].

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