Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Pond Loach)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1687265
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NamePond Loach
StateNY
CountyUlster
LocalityShawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge, inundated grassland area immediately adjacent to the parking lot
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRondout
HUC8 Number02020007
HUC10 NameLower Wallkill River
HUC10 Number0202000704
HUC12 NameMuddy Kill-Wallkill River
HUC12 Number020200070405
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month11
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | dispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierM. Neilson (U.S. Geological Survey)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5
Sizeeach approx. 50 mm total length
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/7/2022].

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