Specimen Information

Cottus asper
Cottus asper
(Prickly Sculpin)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID281685
GroupFishes
GenusCottus
Speciesasper
Common NamePrickly Sculpin
StateCA
CountyLos Angeles
LocalityGorman Creek Siphon [=Gorman Canal], tributary to Pyramid Lake.
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSanta Clara
HUC8 Number18070102
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1972
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
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
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2019].

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