Specimen Information

Poeciliopsis occidentalis occidentalis
Poeciliopsis occidentalis occidentalis
(Gila Topminnow)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID27874
GroupFishes
GenusPoeciliopsis
Speciesoccidentalis
Subspeciesoccidentalis
Common NameGila Topminnow
StateAZ
CountyMaricopa
LocalityHidden Water Spring
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Salt
HUC8 Number15060106
HUC10 NameSalt River-Apache, Canyon, and Saguaro Lake
HUC10 Number1506010601
HUC12 NameCane Spring Canyon
HUC12 Number150601060109
Map
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Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for conservation
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
CommentsMost successful introduction to date; abundant and stable.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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