Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID243174
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateWA
CountyCowlitz
LocalityColumbia River, Longview drainage ditch, Solo Storage entrance
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Columbia-Clatskanie
HUC8 Number17080003
HUC10 NameGermany Creek-Frontal Columbia River
HUC10 Number1708000306
HUC12 NameCity of Longview-Frontal Columbia River
HUC12 Number170800030602
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month4
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17275
Author:Sytsma, M.D., J.R. Cordell, J.W. Chapman, and R.C. Draheim.
Date:2004
Title:Lower Columbia River Aquatic Nonindigenous Species Survey 2001-2004. Final Technical Report.
Publisher:United States Coast Guard and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.
Volume:2004
Issue:October
Pages:78 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16728
Author:Sytsma, M.D., J.R. Cordell, J.W. Chapman, and R.C. Draheim.
Date:2004
Title:Lower Columbia River Aquatic Nonindigenous Species Survey 2001-2004. Final Technical Report: Appendices.
Publisher:United States Coast Guard and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.
Volume:2004
Issue:October
Pages:164 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2019].

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