Specimen Information

Micropterus dolomieu
Micropterus dolomieu
(Smallmouth Bass)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID165585
Common NameSmallmouth Bass
LocalityIsland of Hawaii
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameHawaii
HUC8 Number20010000
HUC10 Number2001000004
Collection Year1897
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14969
Author:Mundy, B.C.
Title:Checklist of the fishes of the Hawaiian Archipelago. Bishop Museum Bulletin in Zoology 6
Publisher:Bishop Museum Press
Pages:704 pp
CommentsFirst introduced to Hawaii Island in 1897, to Oahu in 1908, and to Kauai in 1911. More were imported to Oahu and Kauai in 1953 and especially in 1956. Smallmouth bass are established in freshwater streams of Oahu and Kauai and in Ho'omaluhi Reservoir on windward Oahu.
Record TypeLiterature


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