Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID261602
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateNY
CountyOrange
LocalityDwaar Kill at the County Rt. 17 bridge in Searsville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRondout
HUC8 Number02020007
HUC10 NameLower Wallkill River
HUC10 Number0202000704
HUC12 NameDwarr Kill
HUC12 Number020200070404
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Commentsthroughout entire Dwaar Kill; found at every bridge. Tributaries and main Wallkill not checked yet.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/15/2019].

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