Specimen Information

Lucania parva
Lucania parva
(Rainwater Killifish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID279753
GroupFishes
GenusLucania
Speciesparva
Common NameRainwater Killifish
StateOR
CountyLincoln
LocalityYaquina Bay, in a slough off the bay ~2.5 miles from Hatfield Marine Science Center.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSiletz-Yaquina
HUC8 Number17100204
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month8
Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with oysters | shipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:245
Author:Hubbs, C.L., and R.R. Miller
Date:1965
Title:Studies of cyprinodontid fishes. XXII. Variation in Lucania parva, its establishment in western United States, and description of a new species from an interior basin in Coahuila, Mexico.
Journal:Miscellaneous Publications of the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Volume:127
Pages:1-104
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOregon State University
Museum Cat NumberOS 322
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Freshwater
Number Collected2
Size26-28 mm SL
Number Preserved2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/24/2020].

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