Specimen Information

Hypostomus sp.
Hypostomus sp.
(suckermouth catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID27999
GroupFishes
GenusHypostomus
Speciessp.
Common Namesuckermouth catfish
StateAZ
CountyLa Paz
LocalityColorado River near Headgate Rock Dam, above Parker, AZ
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameImperial Reservoir
HUC8 Number15030104
HUC10 NameUpper Parker Valley-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1503010403
HUC12 NameTown of Earp-Colorado River
HUC12 Number150301040301
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
CommentsWill attempt to get specimen for Cal. Acad. Sci. and forward for identification.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size420+ mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2020].

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