Specimen Information

Pungitius pungitius
Pungitius pungitius
(Ninespine Stickleback)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID33784
GroupFishes
GenusPungitius
Speciespungitius
Common NameNinespine Stickleback
StateIL
LocalityIllinois River (upper)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Illinois
HUC8 Number07120005
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:105
Author:Smith, P.W.
Date:1979
Title:The fishes of Illinois.
Publisher:University of Illinois Press
Pages:314 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:1664
Author:Burr, B.M., and L.M. Page.
Date:1986
Title:Zoogeography of the fishes of the lower Ohio-upper Mississippi basin.
Publisher:John Wiley and Sons
Pages:287-324
CommentsDuring winter floods found in upper Illinois and Des Plaines rivers. Not established
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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