Specimen Information

Polyodon spathula
Polyodon spathula
(Paddlefish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32046
GroupFishes
GenusPolyodon
Speciesspathula
Common NamePaddlefish
StateFL
CountyJackson
LocalityApalachicola River below Jim Woodruff dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameApalachicola
HUC8 Number03130011
HUC10 NameApalachicola River-Spring Branch
HUC10 Number0313001102
HUC12 NameHam Pond
HUC12 Number031300110201
Map
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Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusfailed
Commentsone fish is mounted and is located in the Army Corps of Engineers Office at Jim Woodruff Dam
Record TypePersonal communication
DisposalArmy Corps Office at dam
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size10-11 lbs


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/26/2022].

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