Specimen Information

Morone americana
Morone americana
(White Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID161285
GroupFishes
GenusMorone
Speciesamericana
Common NameWhite Perch
StateOK
CountyKay
LocalityKaw Lake (Bear Cr. Cove) on the Arkansas River [See Kaw City, OK]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKaw Lake
HUC8 Number11060001
HUC10 NameKaw Lake-Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1106000104
HUC12 NameBear Creek
HUC12 Number110600010404
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month11
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Commentsmoved downstream from Cheney Reservoir, KS where it was introduced as a stock contaminant with striped bass.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/26/2022].

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