Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1427879
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateMO
CountyChristian
LocalityJames River, at Shelvin Rock Rd MDC access, 5 miles southwest of Nixa MO
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameJames
HUC8 Number11010002
HUC10 NameWilsons Creek-James River
HUC10 Number1101000203
HUC12 NameGreen Valley Creek-James River
HUC12 Number110100020305
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month7
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30851
Author:Zimmerman, B.
Date:2012
Title:Ohio non-native fish collection data, sampled during survey work on update to Trautman's (1981) "Fishes of Ohio"
Publisher:Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected25


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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