Specimen Information

Menidia beryllina
Menidia beryllina
(Inland Silverside)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID274161
GroupFishes
GenusMenidia
Speciesberyllina
Common NameInland Silverside
StateAR
LocalityArkansas River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Arkansas-Maumelle
HUC8 Number11110207
Map
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Collection Year1987
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:716
Author:Robison, H.W., and T.M. Buchanan.
Date:1988
Title:Fishes of Arkansas.
Publisher:University of Arkansas Press
Pages:536 pp
CommentsOriginally native to Lake Chicot, Arkansas. Probably introduced to other areas as hitchhikers with threadfin shad stocking. Arkansas River throughout the state
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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