Specimen Information

Lepomis gulosus
Lepomis gulosus
(Warmouth)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1336215
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesgulosus
Common NameWarmouth
StateWV
LocalityOhio River; Little Muskingum-Middle Island drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLittle Muskingum-Middle Island
HUC8 Number05030201
Map
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Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:396
Author:Stauffer, J.R., Jr., J.M. Boltz, and L.R. White.
Date:1995
Title:The fishes of West Virginia.
Publisher:Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
Pages:389 pp.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29449
Author:NatureServe
Date:2008
Title:Native Fishes Database by HUCs
Publisher:NatureServe
CommentsTrautman (1957) says the only specimen collected before 1920s, when the state started stocking them, is the very NW corner. All locations in this drainage were after 1939. Burr and Warren 1986 list as native; I believe Trautman as he was there to witness it.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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