Specimen Information

Xiphophorus hellerii
Xiphophorus hellerii
(Green Swordtail)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID237615
GroupFishes
GenusXiphophorus
Specieshellerii
Common NameGreen Swordtail
StatePR
CountyOrocovis
LocalityRio Grande de Manati at road from Corozal to Orocovis; Manati dr, Puerto Rico.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCibuco-Guajataca
HUC8 Number21010002
HUC10 Number2101000202
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month11
Collection Year1954
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Michigan Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 173010
VerifierC. L. Smith
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size24 mm SL
Number Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2021].

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