Specimen Information

Chitala ornata
Chitala ornata
(Clown Knifefish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID31956
GroupFishes
GenusChitala
Speciesornata
Common NameClown Knifefish
StateFL
CountyLake
LocalityWinter Garden, small lake south of
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOklawaha
HUC8 Number03080102
Map
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Collection Month3
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:678
Author:Hawkins, L.
Date:1994
Title:Central Florida: area report.
Publisher:Florida Fish and Game Finder Magazine
Volume:3
Pages:18, 20-21
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Disposalmounted
VerifierLeo Nico - NFRC-G
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size55.9 cm TL; 1.6 kg


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