Specimen Information

Morone americana
Morone americana
(White Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1402876
GroupFishes
GenusMorone
Speciesamericana
Common NameWhite Perch
StateMA
LocalityMiddle Connecticut drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameMiddle Connecticut
HUC8 Number01080201
Map
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Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:275
Author:Lee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, C.H. Hocutt, R.E. Jenkins, D.E. McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr.
Date:1980
Title:Atlas of North American Freshwater Fishes.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History
Issue:12
Pages:854 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16076
Author:Hartel, K.E., D.B. Halliwell, and A.E. Launer.
Date:2002
Title:Inland fishes of Massachusetts.
Publisher:Massachusetts Audubon Society
Pages:328
CommentsOriginally restricted to estuarine streams and coastal freshwater ponds. Introduced to inland areas (Hartel et al. 2002).
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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