Specimen Information

Hoplosternum littorale
Hoplosternum littorale
(Brown Hoplo)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID242942
GroupFishes
GenusHoplosternum
Specieslittorale
Common NameBrown Hoplo
StateFL
CountyCollier
LocalityBig Cypress National Preserve, approx. 5 miles west of L28 interceptor Levee, 2.5 miles north of I-75
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number03090202
HUC10 NameKissimmee Billy Strand
HUC10 Number0309020210
HUC12 NameKissimmee Billy Strand
HUC12 Number030902021000
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14428
Author:Loftus, W.F.
Date:2004
Title:Inventory of freshwater fish species within Big Cypress National Preserve: The basis for a long-term sampling program.
Journal:Fact Sheet 2004-3131
Publisher:US Geolgoical Survey.
CommentsReference documents the first occurrence of Hoplosternum littorale from Big Cypress National Preserve, and it currently expanding its range southeastward.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/21/2021].

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