Specimen Information

Hiodon tergisus
Hiodon tergisus
(Mooneye)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID163044
GroupFishes
GenusHiodon
Speciestergisus
Common NameMooneye
StateOK
CountyMcCurtain
LocalityMountain Fork River six miles above its confluence with Little River, immediately below US-70 bridge east of Broken Bow.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMountain Fork
HUC8 Number11140108
Map
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Collection Year1955
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:775
Author:Hall, G.E.
Date:1956
Title:Additions to the fish fauna of Oklahoma with a summary of introduced species.
Journal:The Southwestern Naturalist
Volume:1
Issue:1
Pages:16-26
Reference 2
Ref. Number:13951
Author:Miller, R.J., and H.W. Robison.
Date:2004
Title:Fishes of Oklahoma.
Publisher:University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, OK.
Pages:450 pp
CommentsSampled from June 16 - July 22, 1955. All fish collected in a one mile stretch of river.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalUniv. of Oklahoma and Oklahoma A&M
Museum Cat NumberUOMZ 26163, OAM 5122
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected35
Size7.0 - 10.4 in.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/22/2019].

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