Specimen Information

Lepomis megalotis
Lepomis megalotis
(Longear Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1403174
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesmegalotis
Common NameLongear Sunfish
StateMD
LocalityYoughiogheny drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameYoughiogheny
HUC8 Number05020006
Map
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Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage | stocked misidentified
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:28965
Author:Stauffer, J.R. Jr., R.W. Criswell, and D.P. Fischer
Date:2016
Title:The fishes of Pennsylvania
Publisher:Cichlid Press
Pages:556 pp.
CommentsRegarded as native but possibly introduced; no collections prior to 1940 (Stauffer et al 2016)
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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