Specimen Information

Lepomis auritus
Lepomis auritus
(Redbreast Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1329076
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesauritus
Common NameRedbreast Sunfish
StateNC
CountyCherokee
LocalityLittle Brasstown Creek, at SR 1565
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHiwassee
HUC8 Number06020002
HUC10 NameBrasstown Creek-Hiwassee River
HUC10 Number0602000203
HUC12 NameLower Brasstown Creek
HUC12 Number060200020302
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month6
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26763
Author:Tracy, B.H.
Date:2016
Title:North Carolina Division of Water Resources, collection data of nonindigenous fishes in North Carolina river basins between 1990-2016.
Publisher:North Carolina Division of Water Resources
CommentsDWR Sample No. 2004-91
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected6


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2021].

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