Specimen Information

Notropis volucellus
Notropis volucellus
(Mimic Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID289111
GroupFishes
GenusNotropis
Speciesvolucellus
Common NameMimic Shiner
StatePA
CountyUnion
LocalityPenns Creek [just east of New Berlin]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna-Penns
HUC8 Number02050301
HUC10 NamePenns Creek
HUC10 Number0205030104
HUC12 NameLower Penns Creek-Susquehanna River
HUC12 Number020503010406
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month7
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | unknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18857
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2009
Title:Ichthyology Collection database.
Publisher:University of Florida
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 167393
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved6


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/13/2021].

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