Specimen Information

Dorosoma cepedianum
Dorosoma cepedianum
(Gizzard Shad)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID273147
GroupFishes
GenusDorosoma
Speciescepedianum
Common NameGizzard Shad
StateCO
CountyMesa
LocalityGunnison River near the fish ladder and just upstream of the confluence with the Colorado River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters-Plateau
HUC8 Number14010005
HUC10 NameSink Creek-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1401000515
HUC12 NameIndian Wash-Colorado River
HUC12 Number140100051503
Map
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Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked misidentified
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19562
Author:Finney, S.T., and M.H. Fuller
Date:2008
Title:Gizzard shad (dorosoma cepedianum) expansion and reproduction in the upper colorado river basin.
Journal:Western North American Naturalist
Volume:68
Issue:4
Pages:524-525
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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