Specimen Information

Xiphophorus maculatus
Xiphophorus maculatus
(Southern Platyfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1617885
GroupFishes
GenusXiphophorus
Speciesmaculatus
Common NameSouthern Platyfish
StateFL
CountyIndian River
LocalityDitch along Indian River Blvd in front of Mullinax Car Center
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVero Beach
HUC8 Number03080203
HUC10 NameFort Pierce Inlet-Indian River
HUC10 Number0308020302
HUC12 NameFort Pierce Inlet-Indian River
HUC12 Number030802030203
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month10
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsA few individuals were vouchered at the Florida museum.
Record TypeSpecimen
VerifierRob Robins
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected>100


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/7/2021].

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