Specimen Information

Lepomis cyanellus
Lepomis cyanellus
(Green Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID283564
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciescyanellus
Common NameGreen Sunfish
StateNJ
CountyBurlington
LocalityBack Brook near Hamilton
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Delaware
HUC8 Number02040202
HUC10 NameSouth Branch Rancocas Creek
HUC10 Number0204020202
HUC12 NameJade Run-South Branch Rancocas Creek
HUC12 Number020402020204
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month5
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Comments"I caught 13 green sunfish in the brook in 2012."
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/16/2021].

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