Specimen Information

Chanos chanos
Chanos chanos
Marine Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1703238
GroupMarine Fishes
Common NameMilkfish
CountySan Diego
LocalitySan Diego Bay
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Diego
HUC8 Number18070304
HUC10 NameSan Diego Bay
HUC10 Number1807030412
HUC12 NameSan Diego Bay
HUC12 Number180703041202
Collection Day22
Collection Month3
Collection Year1982
Year AccuracyActual
CommentsAt least three other C. chanos taken from San Diego Bay in 1981-82
Record TypePersonal communication
Number Collected1
Size27 in


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2023].

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