Specimen Information

Xenentodon cancila
Xenentodon cancila
(Asian needlefish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID32848
GroupFishes
GenusXenentodon
Speciescancila
Common NameAsian needlefish
StateHI
CountyHonolulu
LocalityWahiawa Reservoir (=Lake Wilson), Oahu
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameOahu
HUC8 Number20060000
HUC10 Number2006000001
Map
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Collection Year1988
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 of the 1990 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:459
Author:Courtenay, W.R., Jr., D.P. Jennings, and J.D. Williams.
Date:1991
Title:Appendix 2: Exotic fishes
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:97-107
Reference 3
Ref. Number:662
Author:Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R. Lea, and W.B. Scott.
Date:1991
Title:World fishes important to North Americans exclusive of species from continental waters of the Unites States. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 21.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD.
Pages:243 pp
CommentsCourtenay et al. (1991) (#459) and Robins et al. (1991) (#662) incorrectly identify species as Strongylura krefftii.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordnation
DisposalSmithsonian
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 308225
VerifierBruce Collette, Smithsonian Inst.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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