Specimen Information

Cottus asper
Cottus asper
(Prickly Sculpin)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID281625
GroupFishes
GenusCottus
Speciesasper
Common NamePrickly Sculpin
StateCA
CountyLos Angeles
LocalityCastaic Creek, just below Castaic Lagoon[Lake]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSanta Clara
HUC8 Number18070102
HUC10 NameCastaic Creek
HUC10 Number1807010203
HUC12 NameLower Castaic Creek
HUC12 Number180701020306
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month7
Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:595
Author:Bell, M.A.
Date:1978
Title:Fishes of the Santa Clara system, southern California.
Journal:Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Volume:295
Pages:1-20
Reference 2
Ref. Number:544
Author:Swift, C.C., T.R. Haglund, M. Ruiz, and R.N. Fisher
Date:1993
Title:The status and distribution of the freshwater fishes of southern California.
Journal:Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences
Volume:92
Issue:3
Pages:101-167
Reference 3
Ref. Number:13709
Author:Moyle, P.B.
Date:2002
Title:Inland fishes of California.
Publisher:University of California Press
Pages:502 pp.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalLos Angeles County Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberLACM 35391.004
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/11/2019].

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