Specimen Information

Lepomis gulosus
Lepomis gulosus
(Warmouth)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1403338
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesgulosus
Common NameWarmouth
StateWV
LocalityLower Kanawha- HUC 8
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower Kanawha
HUC8 Number05050008
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:29295
Author:Trautman, M.B.
Date:1957
Title:The Fishes of Ohio
Publisher:The Ohio State University Press
Pages:683 pp.
CommentsTrautman (1957) says there were no warmouth in the southern half of OH including the Ohio River until after 1939 when the state started stocking them. Hence they couldn't be in a tributary in the headwaters until after then either.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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