Specimen Information

Monopterus albus
Monopterus albus
(Asian Swamp Eel)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1321276
GroupFishes
GenusMonopterus
Speciesalbus
Common NameAsian Swamp Eel
StateGA
CountyCobb
LocalityOlley Creek at Sweetwater Park, S of Clay Rd SW
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Chattahoochee-Lake Harding
HUC8 Number03130002
HUC10 NameSweetwater Creek
HUC10 Number0313000202
HUC12 NameOlley Creek
HUC12 Number031300020207
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month6
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
CommentsCollected during Cobb County Water System Biological Monitoring (Kennesaw State Collection Number - KSW16-15)
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected6
Size270, 232, 305, 255, 251, 125g and 18.2, 11.6, 27.5, 13.1, 13.0, 10.2cm
Photo
Monopterus albus
Monopterus albus
Monopterus albus
Monopterus albus


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/22/2024].

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