Specimen Information

Morone chrysops x M. saxatilis
Morone chrysops x M. saxatilis
(wiper)
Fishes
Native Hybrid

Specimen ID31051
GroupFishes
GenusMorone
Specieschrysops x M. saxatilis
Common Namewiper
StateDE
CountyNew Castle
LocalityCanal Pond (formed when Chesapeake and Delaware Canal was straightened)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBrandywine-Christina
HUC8 Number02040205
HUC10 NameC&D Canal - Red Lion Creek
HUC10 Number0204020507
HUC12 NameC&D Canal East-Delaware River
HUC12 Number020402050705
Map
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Collection Year1981
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:85
Author:Raasch, M.S., and V.L. Altemus, Sr.
Date:1991
Title:Delaware's freshwater and brackish water fishes - a popular account.
Publisher:Delaware State College Center for the Study of Del-Mar-Va Habitats and the Society of Natural History of Delaware.
Pages:166 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:17267
Author:Raasch, M.S.
Date:2007
Title:Delaware's Freshwater and Brackish-Water Fishes.
Publisher:Delaware Nature Society.
Pages:179 pp
Commentsfirst stocking in the state
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked330
Size50 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/15/2019].

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