Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID263551
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateAL
CountyTalladega
LocalityPoorhouse Branch, tributary of the Coosa River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Coosa
HUC8 Number03150106
HUC10 NameShoal Creek-Coosa River
HUC10 Number0315010608
HUC12 NamePoorhouse Branch
HUC12 Number031501060801
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month9
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsBernard Kuhajda, Collections Manager, University of Alabama; introduction occurred in the past 10 years; not present in 1999. See voucher photos.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalUniv. of Alabama
VerifierBernard Kuhajda
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected29
Size30-90 mm SL
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/20/2019].

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