Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1710564
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
LocalityBig Flounder Creek at Flounder Creek Road, 1.5 miles east of the junction of Flounder Creek and State Route 1
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
HUC10 NameIndian River Lagoon
HUC10 Number0308020202
HUC12 NameIndian River Lagoon
HUC12 Number030802020202
Collection Day10
Collection Month8
Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Record TypeSpecimen


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/25/2024].

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