Specimen Information

Xiphophorus hellerii
Xiphophorus hellerii
(Green Swordtail)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID31551
GroupFishes
GenusXiphophorus
Specieshellerii
Common NameGreen Swordtail
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityE. Prospect Ave. canal (0.3 mi S on E. Prospect Ave. off US 1 in Melbourne
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
HUC10 NameKid Creek-Indian River Frontal
HUC10 Number0308020201
HUC12 NameCrane Creek
HUC12 Number030802020102
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month2
Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalaquaria - NFRC-G
VerifierDawn Jennings
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year Classadult


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2019].

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