Specimen Information

Poecilia latipinna
Poecilia latipinna
(Sailfin Molly)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID279014
GroupFishes
GenusPoecilia
Specieslatipinna
Common NameSailfin Molly
StateCA
CountyImperial
LocalitySalton Sea, stream ~2.0 mi east of Bombay Bay on Hwy 111.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSalton Sea
HUC8 Number18100204
HUC10 NameImperial Valley-Frontal Salton Sea
HUC10 Number1810020413
HUC12 NameTown of Pope-Frontal Salton Sea
HUC12 Number181002041301
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month8
Collection Year1982
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:23798
Author:Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History.
Date:2011
Title:Collections of Poecilia latipinna from California in holdings of LACM. Downloaded from http://www.fishnet2.net on 12 Sept 2011.
Publisher:Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History
Reference 2
Ref. Number:20840
Author:Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History.
Date:2011
Title:Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection.
Publisher:Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History.
CommentsVery salty stream.
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalLos Angeles County Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberLACM 44607-3
Freshwater/MarineBrackish
Number Preserved3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/11/2019].

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