Pimephales promelas
Pimephales promelas
(Fathead Minnow)
Native Transplant

22 results for Pimephales promelas (Fathead Minnow)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
28863 CA Colorado River1976 15030104 Imperial Reservoirestablished
28579 CA Pajaro River drainage1973 18060002 Pajaroestablished
28862 CA Pajaro River drainage1976 18060002 Pajarocollected
1458935 CA San Joaquin (HUC6) non-specific1986 18040000 San Joaquinestablished
282188 CA Santa Clara drainage1975 18070102 Santa Claraestablished
28867 CA Ulatis Creek in San Joaquin Valley1976 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
28859 CA Upper Klamath drainage1976 18010206 Upper Klamathestablished
29519 CA Upper Klamath drainage1993 18010206 Upper Klamathestablished
28860 CA Central Valley drainage1976 18020125 Upper Yubaestablished
565017 CALakeClear Lake1955 18020116 Upper Cacheestablished
565018 CALakeClear Lake1995 18020116 Upper Cacheestablished
28861 CALakeClear Lake drainage1976 18020116 Upper Cacheestablished
259207 CALos AngelesLos Angeles River2007 18070105 Los Angelesestablished
28864 CAMercedLos Banos Creek in San Joaquin Valley1976 18040001 Middle San Joaquin-Lower Chowchillaestablished
620804 CAMercedMerced County1953 18040001 Middle San Joaquin-Lower Chowchillaestablished
620805 CARiversideColorado River, California1950 15030104 Imperial Reservoirestablished
620803 CASacramentoDelta [general location]1953 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished
158300 CASan FranciscoPresidio of San Francisco Park1999 18050002 San Pablo Bayestablished
1674480 CASan Luis ObispoAdelaida, Templeton, CA, US2020 18060005 Salinas 
1674597 CASanta BarbaraSanta Barbara County, CA, USA2020 18060010 Santa Ynez 
163517 CASolanoSuisun Marsh [wetlands between Grizzly Bay and Fairfield]2002 18050001 Suisun Bayestablished
159779 CAYoloYolo Bypass2001 18020163 Lower Sacramentoestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/29/2022].

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