Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1322684
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateMO
CountyPike
LocalityThe Sny
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameThe Sny
HUC8 Number07110004
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:105
Author:Smith, P.W.
Date:1979
Title:The fishes of Illinois.
Publisher:University of Illinois Press
Pages:314 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:1737
Author:Pflieger, W.L.
Date:1997
Title:The Fishes of Missouri.
Publisher:Missouri Department of Conservation
Pages:372 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/18/2019].

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