Specimen Information

Pungitius pungitius
Pungitius pungitius
(Ninespine Stickleback)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID33785
GroupFishes
GenusPungitius
Speciespungitius
Common NameNinespine Stickleback
StateIL
LocalityDes Plaines River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameDes Plaines
HUC8 Number07120004
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
CommentsDuring winter floods found in upper Illinois and Des Plaines rivers. Not established
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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