Specimen Information

Percina peltata
Percina peltata
(Shield Darter)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID278834
GroupFishes
GenusPercina
Speciespeltata
Common NameShield Darter
StateNY
CountyUlster
LocalityHudson River, cove north of Kingston Point.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Hudson
HUC8 Number02020006
HUC10 NameSaw Kill-Hudson River
HUC10 Number0202000611
HUC12 NameMudder Kill-Hudson River
HUC12 Number020200061105
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month7
Collection Year1936
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:21073
Author:New York State Museum.
Date:2011
Title:Collection data of Percina peltata in Rondout Creek watershed (Ulster County, NY). Provided by Bryan Weatherwax (NYSM) on 8/30/2011.
Journal:New York State Museum
Reference 2
Ref. Number:13065
Author:Mills, E.L., D.L. Strayer, M.D. Scheuerell, and J.T. Carlton
Date:1996
Title:Exotic species in the Hudson River basin: A history of invasions and introductions.
Journal:Estuaries
Volume:19
Issue:4
Pages:814-823
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalNew York State Museum
Museum Cat NumberNYSM 21298
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2020].

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