Common name: Rio Grande Chub
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Identification: Woodling (1985); Sublette et al. (1990); Page and Burr (1991).
Size: 18 cm.
Native Range: Upper Rio Grande and Pecos River systems, Colorado and New Mexico; isolated population in Davis Mountains (Pecos River system), Texas (Page and Burr 1991).
Puerto Rico &
Interactive maps: Point Distribution Maps
Native range data for this species provided in part by NatureServe
The Rio Grande Chub was introduced into the headwaters of the Canadian River in New Mexico (Page and Burr 1991).
Means of Introduction: Unknown.
Status: Reported from New Mexico from an area thought to be outside its native range.
Impact of Introduction: Unknown.
Revision Date: 6/26/2000
Peer Review Date: 4/1/2016
Fuller, P., 2018, Gila pandora (Cope, 1872): U.S. Geological Survey, Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL, https://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?SpeciesID=541, Revision Date: 6/26/2000, Peer Review Date: 4/1/2016, Access Date: 3/25/2018
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