Specimen Information

Amia calva
Amia calva
(Bowfin)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID268620
GroupFishes
GenusAmia
Speciescalva
Common NameBowfin
StateNY
CountySuffolk
LocalityLong Island waters
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUnknown or N/A
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1661
Author:Schmidt, R.E.
Date:1986
Title:Zoogeography of the northern Appalachians.
Publisher:John Wiley and Sons
Pages:137-160
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/18/2019].

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