Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID28022
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateAZ
CountyYuma
LocalityGila River near its mouth
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Gila
HUC8 Number15070201
HUC10 NamePicacho Wash-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1507020115
HUC12 NameHaughtelin Lake-Colorado River
HUC12 Number150702011505
Map
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Collection Year1926
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:124
Author:Miller, R.R., and C.H. Lowe.
Date:1967
Title:Part 2. Fishes of Arizona.
Publisher:University of Arizona Press
Pages:133-151
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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