Specimen Information

Poecilia sp.
Poecilia sp.
(unidentified poeciliid (hybrid))
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID32800
GroupFishes
GenusPoecilia
Speciessp.
Common Nameunidentified poeciliid (hybrid)
StateHI
CountyHonolulu
LocalityOahu [non-specific]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOahu
HUC8 Number20060000
HUC10 Number2006000004
Map
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Collection Year1960
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:690
Author:Devick, W.S.
Date:1991
Title:Pattern of introductions of aquatic organisms to Hawaii freshwater habitats.
Publisher:Proceedings Freshwater Stream Biology and Fisheries Management Symposium. Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Aquatic Resources,
Pages:189-213
Reference 2
Ref. Number:14969
Author:Mundy, B.C.
Date:2005
Title:Checklist of the fishes of the Hawaiian Archipelago. Bishop Museum Bulletin in Zoology 6
Publisher:Bishop Museum Press
Pages:704 pp
CommentsAlthough Devick called this species "mexicana" in HI later work by Mundy determined HI species is a hybrid including sphenops and mexicana (see Poecilia sp. records).
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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