Specimen Information

Morone americana
Morone americana
(White Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID163729
GroupFishes
GenusMorone
Speciesamericana
Common NameWhite Perch
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityWolf Lake, Chicago [just N of Calumet City]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Calumet-Galien
HUC8 Number04040001
HUC10 NameCalumet River-Frontal Lake Michigan
HUC10 Number0404000106
HUC12 NameCalumet River-Frontal Lake Michigan
HUC12 Number040400010603
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month9
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:842
Author:Blodgett, D.
Date:1993
Title:Exotic species collected from Illinois River.
Journal:River Almanac (An Information Sharing Bulletin of the Long Term Resource Monitoring Program)
Volume:1993
Issue:May
Pages:2 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/30/2020].

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