Specimen Information

Cyprinella lutrensis
Cyprinella lutrensis
(Red Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID28076
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinella
Specieslutrensis
Common NameRed Shiner
StateAZ
CountyYuma
LocalityColorado River in Baja California Norte, 2 miles south of Gadsden
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Colorado
HUC8 Number15030107
HUC10 Name1503010702-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1503010702
HUC12 Name150301070200-Colorado River
HUC12 Number150301070200
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month1
Collection Year1953
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:238
Author:Hubbs, C.L.
Date:1954
Title:Establishment of a forage fish, the red shiner (Notropis lutrensis), in the lower Colorado system.
Journal:California Fish and Game
Volume:40
Issue:3
Pages:287-294
Commentsone of first collections from Colorado River
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberH53-1
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected149
Year Classyng-adlt
Size17-46 mm SL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/24/2019].

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