Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1522461
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateAL
CountyTalladega
LocalityCoosa River Drainage, Spring Hill Road Tributary
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Coosa
HUC8 Number03150106
HUC10 NameChoccolocco Creek
HUC10 Number0315010605
HUC12 NameJackson Shoals-Choccolocco Creek
HUC12 Number031501060514
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month2
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | released aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30658
Author:White, L.M. and M.E. Meade
Date:2015
Title:Occurrence of the Asiatic weatherfish, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842), in Alabama, USA
Journal:BioInvasions Records
Volume:4
Issue:2
Pages:125-132
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size50-130 mm (Standard Length)


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2019].

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