Specimen Information

Menidia audens
(Mississippi Silverside)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID29003
GroupFishes
GenusMenidia
Speciesaudens
Common NameMississippi Silverside
StateCA
CountyAlameda
LocalityDel Valle Reservoir [=Lake del Valle]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Francisco Bay
HUC8 Number18050004
HUC10 NameArroyo Valle
HUC10 Number1805000404
HUC12 NameLake Del Valle-Arroyo Valle
HUC12 Number180500040405
Map
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Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
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:248
Author:Moyle, P.B., F.W. Fisher, and H. Li
Date:1974
Title:Mississippi silversides and logperch in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River system.
Journal:California Department of Fish and Game
Volume:60
Issue:2
Pages:145-147
CommentsThey have been spead illegally since their experimental introduction in 1968 to Alameda and Santa Clara counties.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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