Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID261309
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateNC
CountyAlamance
LocalityVarnals Creek, SR 2116, Alamance County
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHaw
HUC8 Number03030002
HUC10 NameCane Creek-Haw River
HUC10 Number0303000205
HUC12 NameMeadow Creek-Haw River
HUC12 Number030300020502
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month4
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Commentsassuming established based on several collections from the same area; and b/c of juvenile
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalNC Museum of Natural Sciences
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classjuvenile
Size124 mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2019].

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