Specimen Information

Platichthys flesus
Platichthys flesus
(European flounder)
Marine Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID276672
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusPlatichthys
Speciesflesus
Common NameEuropean flounder
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityLake Erie: southeast of Point Pelee, grid 66.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0426000002
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number042600000200
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month11
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:20828
Author:Royal Ontario Museum.
Date:2011
Title:Royal Ontario Museum - Ichthyology Collection.
Publisher:Royal Ontario Museum.
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalRoyal Ontario Museum
Museum Cat NumberROM 63395
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Number Preserved1


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