Specimen Information

Lepomis humilis
Lepomis humilis
(Orangespotted Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1405156
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Specieshumilis
Common NameOrangespotted Sunfish
StateMS
CountyClay
Locality0.5 mile above Hwy 50, 9.0 mile NW of Columbus
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Tombigbee
HUC8 Number03160101
HUC10 NameMcKinley Creek-Tombigbee River
HUC10 Number0316010114
HUC12 NameTombigbee River-Columbus Lake
HUC12 Number031601011405
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month10
Collection Year1979
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:29356
Author:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
Date:2017
Title:MMNS Ichthyology Collection
Publisher:Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalMMNS Ichthyology Collection
Museum Cat NumberMMNS 38691.00
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/1/2020].

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