Specimen Information

Lepomis gibbosus
Lepomis gibbosus
(Pumpkinseed)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1403439
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesgibbosus
Common NamePumpkinseed
StateKY
LocalityLittle Sandy (HUC8) non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLittle Sandy
HUC8 Number05090104
Map
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Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked misidentified
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29919
Author:Numerous
Date:2008
Title:NatureServe
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29268
Author:Evermann, B.W.
Date:1918
Title:The fishes of Kentucky and Tennessee: a distributional catalogue of the known species
Journal:Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries
Volume:35
Pages:295-368
CommentsBurr calls these strays from the upper Ohio R.; but according to Trautman 1957, they were likely not native there and were the result of early stocking
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2019].

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