Specimen Information

Menidia audens
Menidia audens
(Mississippi Silverside)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1422292
GroupFishes
GenusMenidia
Speciesaudens
Common NameMississippi Silverside
StateAL
CountyLimestone
LocalityElk River, Wheeler Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Elk
HUC8 Number06030004
HUC10 NameAnderson Creek-Elk River
HUC10 Number0603000404
HUC12 NameBig Creek-Elk River
HUC12 Number060300040405
Map
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Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30844
Author:Tennessee Valley Authority
Date:2013
Title:Menidia audens collections by TVA
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26345
Author:Simmons, J.W.
Date:2013
Title:Chronology of the invasion of the Tennessee and Cumberland River systems by the Mississippi Silverside, Menidia audens, with analysis of the subsequent decline of the Brook Silverside, Labidesthes sicculus
Journal:Copeia
Volume:2013
Issue:2
Pages:292-302
Record TypeSpecimen
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2019].

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