Specimen Information

Hoplosternum littorale
Hoplosternum littorale
(Brown Hoplo)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID261249
GroupFishes
GenusHoplosternum
Specieslittorale
Common NameBrown Hoplo
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityBroadmoor Reservoir [~13 mi W of Micco]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper St. Johns
HUC8 Number03080101
HUC10 NameMelbourne Tillman Canal-St. Johns River
HUC10 Number0308010104
HUC12 NameCentral St. Johns Marsh
HUC12 Number030801010405
Map
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Collection Month12
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18474
Author:Gestring, K.B., P.L. Shafland, M.S. Stanford, and R.L. Eisenhauer
Date:2009
Title:Status and selected life history attibutes of the illegally introduced brown hoplo (Hoplosternum littorale) in Florida.
Journal:Florida Scientist
Volume:72
Issue:1
Pages:37-47
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedhundreds
Size91-262 mm TL
Number of Breeding Females110


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2019].

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