Specimen Information

Lepomis macrochirus
Lepomis macrochirus
(Bluegill)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID276656
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesmacrochirus
Common NameBluegill
StateNJ
CountyMercer
LocalityDelaware River, near the Duck Island Power Plant
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCrosswicks-Neshaminy
HUC8 Number02040201
HUC10 NameAssiscunk Creek-Delaware River
HUC10 Number0204020104
HUC12 NameVan Sciver Lake-Delaware River
HUC12 Number020402010404
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month6
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Commentscommon in river
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedmany
Size8 inches
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2020].

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