Specimen Information

Perca flavescens
Perca flavescens
(Yellow Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1322837
GroupFishes
GenusPerca
Speciesflavescens
Common NameYellow Perch
StateGA
CountyWayne
LocalityAltamaha River, near mouth of Goose Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAltamaha
HUC8 Number03070106
HUC10 NameDoctors Creek-Altamaha River
HUC10 Number0307010604
HUC12 NamePenholoway Swamp-Altamaha River
HUC12 Number030701060405
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month11
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally | stocked for sport
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalconsumed by angler
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/28/2020].

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