Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID263475
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateNC
CountyGuilford
LocalitySouth Buffalo Creek at Thurston Road
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHaw
HUC8 Number03030002
HUC10 NameReedy Fork
HUC10 Number0303000201
HUC12 NameSouth Buffalo Creek
HUC12 Number030300020104
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month6
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Comments~ 50-60 river miles upstream from the Haw Creek and Varnals Creek sites
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordlocale
DisposalNCSM
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size145mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/20/2019].

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