Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID158609
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateMO
LocalityMissouri River (Kansas City, MO to Grand River RM 367.5-250.0)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Missouri-Crooked
HUC8 Number10300101
Map
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Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13764
Author:Young, B.A., T.L. Welker, M.L. Wildhaber, C.R. Berry, and D. Scarnecchia, editors.
Date:1997
Title:Population structure and habitat use of benthic fishes along the Missouri and lower Yellowstone rivers.
Journal:Annual Report of Missouri River Benthic Fish Study PD-95-5832.
Publisher:US Army Corps of Engineers and the US Bureau of Reclamation.
Pages:207 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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