Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID253584
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateMI
CountyOakland
Localityprivate pond on Hy Meadow farm near Holly
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameShiawassee
HUC8 Number04080203
HUC10 NameSouth Branch Shiawassee River-Shiawassee River
HUC10 Number0408020301
HUC12 NamePatterson Hooy Drain-Shiawasee River
HUC12 Number040802030107
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month7
Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1257
Author:Schultz, E.E.
Date:1960
Title:Establishment and early dispersal of a loach, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor), in Michigan.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:89
Issue:4
Pages:376-377
Commentsfound in pond treated with rotenone and toxaphene. Specimens previously sent to UMMZ in 1939 from Sunset Water Gardens in Holly, less than a mile away.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierReeve Bailey - Univ. Michigan Museum of Zoology
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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