Common name: Desert Dace
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Identification: La Rivers (1962); Page and Burr (1991).
Size: 7.7 cm.
Native Range: Endemic to warm springs and outflows in Soldier Meadow, Humboldt County, Nevada (Page and Burr 1991).
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Interactive maps: Point Distribution Maps
Native range data for this species provided in part by NatureServe
Specimens of this species were transplanted, in 1984, into several springs in Soldier Meadow, near its native habitat in Humboldt County, Nevada (Clemmer, personal communication).
Means of Introduction: Intentionally introduced for conservation purposes (Hendrickson and Brooks 1991).
Status: Established in Nevada. Populations currently stable, and springs devoid of predaceous exotics (Clemmer, personal communication).
Impact of Introduction: Unknown.
Revision Date: 6/16/1999
Peer Review Date: 4/1/2016
Fuller, P., 2018, Eremichthys acros Hubbs and Miller, 1948: U.S. Geological Survey, Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL, https://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?SpeciesID=528, Revision Date: 6/16/1999, Peer Review Date: 4/1/2016, Access Date: 1/24/2018
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