Specimen Information

Lepisosteus oculatus
Lepisosteus oculatus
(Spotted Gar)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1533110
GroupFishes
GenusLepisosteus
Speciesoculatus
Common NameSpotted Gar
StateIN
CountyBoone
LocalityMitchell Lake, Y-Slough, 200-500 miles north of Mitchell Dam on east shore
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSugar
HUC8 Number05120110
HUC10 NamePrarie Creek-Sugar Creek
HUC10 Number0512011004
HUC12 NameSanitary Ditch-Prairie Creek
HUC12 Number051201100401
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month4
Collection Year1981
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown | dispersed | stocked
Statusunknown
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 Number154043
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2021].

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