Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID28097
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateCA
CountyOrange
LocalityOrange County flood control canals
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameSouthern California Coastal
HUC8 Number18070000
Map
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Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposal"Nat. Hist. Muse., LA Co."
VerifierJames St. Amant, Dept. Fish & Game
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadlt/juv


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/17/2019].

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