Specimen Information

Cyprinella galactura
Cyprinella galactura
(Whitetail Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID34494
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinella
Speciesgalactura
Common NameWhitetail Shiner
StateKY
CountyPike
LocalityBig Sandy River drainage
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Levisa
HUC8 Number05070202
Map
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Collection Year1981
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:82
Author:Burr, B.M., and M.L. Warren, Jr.
Date:1986
Title:A distributional atlas of Kentucky fishes. Scientific and Technical Series No. 4.
Publisher:Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission
Pages:398 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:188
Author:Warren, M.L., Jr.
Date:1981
Title:New distributional records of eastern Kentucky fishes.
Journal:Brimleyana
Volume:6
Pages:129-140
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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