Specimen Information

Lepomis macrochirus
Lepomis macrochirus
(Bluegill)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID31010
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesmacrochirus
Common NameBluegill
StateCT
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameNew England Region
HUC8 Number01000000
Map
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Collection Year1942
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1537
Author:Whitworth, W.R.
Date:1996
Title:Freshwater fishes of Connecticut. Bulletin 114.
Publisher:State Geological and Natural History Survey of Connecticut, Department of Environmental Protection
Pages:243 pp
Commentsintroduced prior to 1942; Webster (1942) gives first date of collection as 1940; Whitworth #1537 says probably much earlier.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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