Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID34587
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateKY
CountyGreenup
LocalityTygarts Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Scioto-Tygarts
HUC8 Number05090103
HUC10 NameLower Tygarts Creek
HUC10 Number0509010304
HUC12 NameLower White Oak Creek-Tygarts Creek
HUC12 Number050901030405
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statuscollected
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
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalUniv. S. IL. Carbondale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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