Specimen Information

Lota lota
Lota lota
(Burbot)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1403834
GroupFishes
GenusLota
Specieslota
Common NameBurbot
StateWY
LocalityUpper Green HUC-8
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUpper Green
HUC8 Number14040101
Map
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Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29068
Author:Klein, Z.B., M.C. Quist, D.T. Rhea, and A.C. Senecal.
Date:2016
Title:Population characteristics and the suppression of nonnative burbot
Journal:North American Journal of Fisheries Management
Volume:36
Issue:5
Pages:1006-1017
CommentsBurbot were illegally introduced into Green River, WY. (Sampling occurred between May and September of 2013)
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/17/2019].

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