Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1651177
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateIL
CountyMarshall
LocalityIllinois River, Fisher Slough-Peoria Reach, just upstream of Lacon
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Senachwine Lake
HUC8 Number07130001
HUC10 NameSawyer Slough-Illinois River
HUC10 Number0713000113
HUC12 NameThenius Creek-Illinois River
HUC12 Number071300011301
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NAS ARM

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Collection Day30
Collection Month6
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierIllinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size64 mm TL; 1.725 g
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/9/2020].

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