Specimen Information

Lucania goodei
Lucania goodei
(Bluefin Killifish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID156901
GroupFishes
GenusLucania
Speciesgoodei
Common NameBluefin Killifish
StateCA
CountySan Diego
LocalitySan Dieguito River, San Diego County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSan Diego
HUC8 Number18070304
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month7
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13555
Author:Huang, D., R.N. Lea, and J. Wolf
Date:2003
Title:Occurrence of the bluefin killifish, Lucania goodei, in the San Dieguito River, southern California.
Journal:Bulletin of the Sothern California Academy of Sciences
Volume:102
Pages:46-49
Commentsfound in 15.9-16.2 ppt salinity initially; site later became 34-35 ppt and population persists
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
Museum Cat NumberSIO 01-192
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Marine
Number Collected7


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