Specimen Information

Lepomis gulosus
Lepomis gulosus
(Warmouth)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1336167
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesgulosus
Common NameWarmouth
LocalityUpper Fox (HUC8) non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUpper Fox
HUC8 Number07120006
Map
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Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:271
Author:Becker, G.C.
Date:1983
Title:Fishes of Wisconsin.
Publisher:University of Wisconsin Press
Pages:1052 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29449
Author:NatureServe
Date:2008
Title:Native Fishes Database by HUCs
Publisher:NatureServe
CommentsNot here historically; early museum specimens are only from the Mississippi River; other areas start appearing after 1945 (WI Fish Atlas); Becker says the population is expanding in the state as the result of reservoirs, increasing siltation; inadvertent transport and stocking.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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