Specimen Information

Alligator mississippiensis
Alligator mississippiensis
(American alligator)
Reptiles-Crocodilians
Native Transplant

Specimen ID271849
GroupReptiles-Crocodilians
GenusAlligator
Speciesmississippiensis
Common NameAmerican alligator
StateRI
CountyProvidence
LocalityPawtucket
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBlackstone
HUC8 Number01090003
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month5
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19443
Author:Buford, T.
Date:2006
Title:Animal control captured alligator near park.
Publisher:the Providence Journal.
Issue:June 1, 2006
CommentsCollected.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size2 ft


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/8/2020].

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