Specimen Information

Astyanax mexicanus
Astyanax mexicanus
(Mexican Tetra)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1533068
GroupFishes
GenusAstyanax
Speciesmexicanus
Common NameMexican Tetra
StateLA
CountyIberia
LocalityBlanco R. at St. Hwy. 80 xing, 2 airmi E of San Marcos, 1 mi above mouth; BHB 77-12
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number08080103
HUC10 NameBayou Petite Anse
HUC10 Number0808010302
HUC12 NameDeblane Coulee-Bayou Petite Anse
HUC12 Number080801030205
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month5
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18114
Author:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF).
Date:2008
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Data Portal.
Pages:Accessed 2008-02-28
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat Number43.3
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2020].

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