Specimen Information

Rivulus hartii
(Giant Rivulus)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID28969
GroupFishes
GenusRivulus
Specieshartii
Common NameGiant Rivulus
StateCA
CountyImperial
LocalityHot Mineral Spa, a small ditch flowing into the Salton Sea that once drained a now defunct tropical fish farm
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSalton Sea
HUC8 Number18100204
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month1
Collection Year1967
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:217
Author:Moyle, P.B.
Date:1976
Title:Inland fishes of California.
Publisher:University of California Press Berkeley, CA.
Pages:405 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:246
Author:St. Amant, J.A.
Date:1970
Title:Addition of Hart's rivulus, Rivulus hartii (Boulenger) to the California fauna.
Journal:California Fish and Game
Volume:56
Issue:2
Pages:138
Reference 3
Ref. Number:20838
Author:Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
Date:2011
Title:Scripps Institution of Oceanography - Marine Vertebrate Collection.
Publisher:Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalScripps Institution of Oceanography
Museum Cat NumberSIO 67-4
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size35 mm
Number Preserved1


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