Specimen Information

Morone americana
Morone americana
(White Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID159950
GroupFishes
GenusMorone
Speciesamericana
Common NameWhite Perch
StateIL
LocalityMississippi River, Pool 26
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePeruque-Piasa
HUC8 Number07110009
Map
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Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13977
Author:Irons, K.S., T.M. O'Hara, M.A. McClelland, and M.A. Pegg
Date:2002
Title:White perch occurrence, spread, and hybridization in the middle Illinois River, upper Mississippi River system.
Journal:Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science
Volume:95
Issue:3
Pages:207-214
Commentsfirst record for area
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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