Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID277323
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateID
CountyCanyon
LocalityFarm stock pond, drainage and irrigation canal, near Middleton.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Boise
HUC8 Number17050114
HUC10 NameMason Creek-Boise River
HUC10 Number1705011404
HUC12 NameHartley Gulch
HUC12 Number170501140409
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month4
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:20946
Author:Urquhart, A.N., and P. Koetsier
Date:2011
Title:Pectoral fin morphology as a reliable field sexing characteristic in populations of the invasive oriental weatherfish (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus).
Journal:Copeia
Volume:2011
Issue:2
Pages:296-300
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOrma J. Smith Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberCIDA 101175
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size130-185 mm TL
Number Preserved5


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/12/2019].

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