Specimen Information

Lepomis cyanellus
Lepomis cyanellus
(Green Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID283562
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciescyanellus
Common NameGreen Sunfish
StateNJ
CountyMercer
LocalityHamilton Township, Duck Island Power Plant public fishing area
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCrosswicks-Neshaminy
HUC8 Number02040201
HUC10 NameCrosswicks Creek
HUC10 Number0204020101
HUC12 NameLower Crosswicks Creek
HUC12 Number020402010105
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month6
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
CommentsCaught 3 green sunfish and took a photograph of each. There are many there during hot weather.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2021].

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