Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID238849
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateWA
CountyBenton
LocalityJohn Day Reservoir (aka Lake Umatilla) near Irrigon, OR.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Columbia-Lake Wallula
HUC8 Number17070101
HUC10 NameUpper Lake Umatilla
HUC10 Number1707010106
HUC12 NameUpper Paterson Slough-Lake Umatilla
HUC12 Number170701010602
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13708
Author:Wydoski, R.S., and R.R. Whitney.
Date:2003
Title:Inland Fishes of Washington. Second Edition.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD in association with University of Washington Press, Seattle.
Pages:322 pp
CommentsSpecimens collected between 1994-1996
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected100
Year Classjuvenile-adult


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