Specimen Information

Lepomis humilis
Lepomis humilis
(Orangespotted Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1405194
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Specieshumilis
Common NameOrangespotted Sunfish
StateAL
CountyElmore
LocalityTallapoosa River 4.6 miles northeast of Shorter, 1.3 miles upstream of Highway 229
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Tallapoosa
HUC8 Number03150110
HUC10 NameChannahatchee Creek
HUC10 Number0315011004
HUC12 NameGraveyard Creek-Mill Creek
HUC12 Number031501100406
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month10
Collection Year1984
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 14728.14
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/9/2019].

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