Specimen Information

Lepomis humilis
Lepomis humilis
(Orangespotted Sunfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1403720
Common NameOrangespotted Sunfish
LocalityLuxapallila (HUC8) non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid TypeHUC8
HUC8 NameLuxapallila
HUC8 Number03160105
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish | accidental
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1563
Author:Mettee, M.F., P.E. O'Neil, and J.M. Pierson.
Title:Fishes of Alabama and the Mobile Basin.
Publisher:Oxmoor House, Inc, Birmingham, AL.
Pages:820 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:14971
Author:Boschung, H.T., Jr., and R.L. Mayden.
Title:Fishes of Alabama.
Publisher:Smithsonian Books
Pages:736 pp
Commentsnot native to Mobile Bay drainage, or Gulf Coast east of Pearl River (Boschung and Mayden 2004)
Record TypeLiterature


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