Specimen Information

Xiphophorus hellerii
Xiphophorus hellerii
(Green Swordtail)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID30844
GroupFishes
GenusXiphophorus
Specieshellerii
Common NameGreen Swordtail
StateCO
CountyConejos
Localitycanals, ditches and ponds below the Weisbart and Weisbart Hog farm where tropical fish are being reared
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameAlamosa-Trinchera
HUC8 Number13010002
Map
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Collection Year1985
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuslocally established
Reference 1
Ref. Number:306
Author:Woodling, J.
Date:1985
Title:Colorados Little Fish: a guide to the minnows and other lesser known fishes in the state of Colorado.
Publisher:Colorado Division of Wildlife, Denver, CO.
Pages:77 pp
CommentsUsed as rearing station by people who commercially sell tropical fish.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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