Specimen Information

Lepomis humilis
Lepomis humilis
(Orangespotted Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1405125
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Specieshumilis
Common NameOrangespotted Sunfish
StateMS
CountyLee
LocalityChiwapa Creek, on Natchez Trace Parkway, ca. 9 air mi SW of Tupelo.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTown
HUC8 Number03160102
HUC10 NameChiwapa Creek
HUC10 Number0316010203
HUC12 NameReeds Branch-Chiwapa Creek
HUC12 Number031601020304
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month8
Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28091
Author:University of Alabama Biodiversity and Systematics
Date:2014
Title:UAIC Ichthyological Collection
Publisher:University of Alabama Biodiversity and Systematics
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUAIC Ichthyological Collection
Museum Cat NumberUA 04310.14
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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