Specimen Information

Gambusia holbrooki
Gambusia holbrooki
(Eastern Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID237439
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesholbrooki
Common NameEastern Mosquitofish
StatePR
CountySanta Isabel
LocalityCoamo Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010004
HUC10 NameRio Coamo to Rio Seco Watersheds
HUC10 Number2101000404
HUC12 NameRio Coamo at Lago Coamo Dam
HUC12 Number210100040403
Map
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Collection Year1925
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalSmithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 88327
VerifierW. Earle
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2019].

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