Specimen Information

Anguilla sp.
Anguilla sp.
(unidentified eel)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID29491
GroupFishes
GenusAnguilla
Speciessp.
Common Nameunidentified eel
StateCA
CountySan Joaquin
Localityvicintiy of Honker Cut and Disappointment Slough near Kind Island Resort, 15 mi nw of Stockton, San Joaquin River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Joaquin Delta
HUC8 Number18040003
HUC10 NameFivemile Creek-San Joaquin River
HUC10 Number1804000305
HUC12 NameFivemile Creek-San Joaquin River
HUC12 Number180400030504
Map
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Collection Year1964
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:560
Author:Williamson, G.R., and O. Tabeta
Date:1991
Title:Search for Anguilla eels on the west coast of North America and on the Aleutian and Hawaiian Islands.
Journal:Japanese Journal of Ichthyology
Volume:38
Pages:315-317
CommentsIdentified as A. japonica or anguilla by Williamson and Tabeta (1991) - 721. Also see Skinner 1971
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordnation
Disposalskin
Museum Cat NumberSIO 64-219
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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