Specimen Information

Poecilia mexicana
(Shortfin Molly)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID28986
GroupFishes
GenusPoecilia
Speciesmexicana
Common NameShortfin Molly
StateCA
CountyRiverside
LocalitySalton Sea, freshwater ditches nearby
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSalton Sea
HUC8 Number18100204
Map
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Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuscollected
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
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/22/2019].

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