Specimen Information

Alligator mississippiensis
Alligator mississippiensis
(American alligator)
Reptiles-Crocodilians
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1633409
GroupReptiles-Crocodilians
GenusAlligator
Speciesmississippiensis
Common NameAmerican alligator
StateCA
CountyCalaveras
LocalityOff of Calaveritas Road near San Andreas, CA.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Calaveras California
HUC8 Number18040011
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month11
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33967
Author:Morlan, D.
Date:2019
Title:5-foot alligator apprehended near San Andreas
Publisher:Calaveras Enterprise
CommentsAlligator was removed.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size5'


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/21/2020].

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