Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID33588
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityNorth Channel of the Illinois Waterway in Chicago
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameChicago
HUC8 Number07120003
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month6
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalformalin preserved
Museum Cat NumberLa Crosse FRO, Onala
VerifierRich Hess, IL Dept. Cons.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected14
Size3-10


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2019].

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