Specimen Information

Poecilia reticulata
Poecilia reticulata
(Guppy)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID278840
GroupFishes
GenusPoecilia
Speciesreticulata
Common NameGuppy
StateFL
CountyHillsborough
LocalityRoadside ditch along Nundy Ave .25 mi E of US HWY 41, Gibsonton.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAlafia
HUC8 Number03100204
HUC10 NameAlafia River
HUC10 Number0310020403
HUC12 NameAlafia River
HUC12 Number031002040306
Map
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Collection Day31
Collection Month8
Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18557
Author:Holmlund, E.
Date:2009
Title:Watershed stewardship program - summary of programs and research 2008.
Publisher:Paul Smiths College, Paul Smiths, New York.
Pages:106 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:21076
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History.
Date:2011
Title:Collection records of Poecilia latipunctata, P. mexicana, P. reticulata, Xiphophorus hellerii, X. maculatus, and X. variatus. Provided by Rob Robins on 30 Aug 2011.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 171714
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved5


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/28/2020].

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