Specimen Information

Lepomis humilis
Lepomis humilis
(Orangespotted Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1405280
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Specieshumilis
Common NameOrangespotted Sunfish
StateAL
CountyMonroe
Localityeither Flat Creek, 5 mi E of Beatrice on AL Hwy 21 or Big Flat Creek, 4 mi N of Beatrice on AL Hwy 265 (T9N, R8E, S1)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Alabama
HUC8 Number03150204
HUC10 NameBig Flat Creek
HUC10 Number0315020402
HUC12 NameStringer Creek-Flat Creek
HUC12 Number031502040201
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month8
Collection Year1956
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 00524.05
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/21/2019].

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