Specimen Information

Pomoxis nigromaculatus
Pomoxis nigromaculatus
(Black Crappie)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID34222
Common NameBlack Crappie
LocalityLake View (an oxbow of the Kansas River 5 miles NW of Lawrence)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kansas
HUC8 Number10270104
HUC10 NameCaptain Creek-Kansas River
HUC10 Number1027010405
HUC12 NameBaldwin Creek-Kansas River
HUC12 Number102701040503
Collection Year1914
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Reference 1
Ref. Number:146
Author:Cross, F.B.
Title:Handbook of fishes of Kansas.
Publisher:State Biological Survey and University of Kansas Museum of Natural History Misc Publ No 45 Topeka, KS.
CommentsMay not be native to KS. Prior to 1900 only published report was Craigin (1885) who credited Wheeler. But Wheeler did not include in on his 1879 list. Dyche (1914) says first ones from Lake View stocked in 1890's by USFC.
Record TypeLiterature


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2021].

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