Specimen Information

Lepomis humilis
Lepomis humilis
(Orangespotted Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1405157
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Specieshumilis
Common NameOrangespotted Sunfish
StateAL
CountyElmore
LocalityJct. of Coosa and Tallapoosa River 0.75 mi W. of Fort Toulouse, 4 mi SW. of Wetumpka
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Alabama
HUC8 Number03150201
HUC10 NameMortar Creek-Alabama River
HUC10 Number0315020101
HUC12 NameGailbraith Mill Creek
HUC12 Number031502010104
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month6
Collection Year1974
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 38675.00
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/15/2019].

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