Specimen Information

Gambusia holbrooki
Gambusia holbrooki
(Eastern Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID34907
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesholbrooki
Common NameEastern Mosquitofish
StateMA
CountyNorfolk
LocalityBrookline
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCharles
HUC8 Number01090001
Map
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Collection Year1931
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1931
Author:Ward, F.
Date:1931
Title:Notes on the food and parasites of the mosquito fish (Gambusia holbrooki) in Florida.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:61
Pages:208-214
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/18/2020].

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