Specimen Information

Perca flavescens
Perca flavescens
(Yellow Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID26492
GroupFishes
GenusPerca
Speciesflavescens
Common NameYellow Perch
StateAL
LocalityChattahoochee River, above and in Walter F. George Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle Chattahoochee-Walter F
HUC8 Number03130003
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1563
Author:Mettee, M.F., P.E. O'Neil, and J.M. Pierson.
Date:1996
Title:Fishes of Alabama and the Mobile Basin.
Publisher:Oxmoor House, Inc, Birmingham, AL.
Pages:820 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2019].

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