Specimen Information

Alligator mississippiensis
Alligator mississippiensis
(American alligator)
Reptiles-Crocodilians
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1414732
GroupReptiles-Crocodilians
GenusAlligator
Speciesmississippiensis
Common NameAmerican alligator
StateOH
CountyWood
LocalityUnnamed creek, at Hull Prairie and Roachton Rds, Perrysburg
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Maumee
HUC8 Number04100009
HUC10 NameGrassy Creek-Maumee River
HUC10 Number0410000909
HUC12 NameGrassy Creek Diversion
HUC12 Number041000090901
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30294
Author:Thompson, M.
Date:2014
Title:Small gator retrieved from Perrysburg creek
Publisher:Toledo Blade
Reference 2
Ref. Number:30295
Author:Fayz, V.
Date:2014
Title:Alligator found in Perrysburg ditch
Publisher:WTOL 11
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/24/2021].

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