Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID27862
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateAZ
CountyPinal
LocalityBoyce Thompson Arboretum pond, Superior, Pinal County, AZ
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Gila
HUC8 Number15050100
HUC10 NameUpper Queen Creek
HUC10 Number1505010004
HUC12 NameSilver King Wash-Queen Creek
HUC12 Number150501000402
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:800
Author:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Date:1983
Title:Gila and Yaqui topminnow recovery plan.
Publisher:US Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.
Pages:67 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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