Specimen Information

Lepisosteus oculatus
Lepisosteus oculatus
(Spotted Gar)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID159999
GroupFishes
GenusLepisosteus
Speciesoculatus
Common NameSpotted Gar
StateNY
LocalityLake Ontario
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLake Ontario
HUC8 Number04150200
Map
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Collection Month12
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13979
Author:Cudmore-Vokey, B., and E.J. Crossman.
Date:2000
Title:Checklists of the fish fauna of the Laurentian Great Lakes and their connecting channels. Canadian Manuscript Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2550.
Publisher:Fisheries and Oceans Canada.
Commentsreported, not likely established
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2020].

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