Specimen Information

Amia calva
Amia calva
(Bowfin)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID34970
GroupFishes
GenusAmia
Speciescalva
Common NameBowfin
StateMA
CountyHampshire
LocalityNashawannuck Pond , Easthampton
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle Connecticut
HUC8 Number01080201
Map
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Collection Month12
Collection Year1985
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:103
Author:Hartel, K.
Date:1992
Title:Non-native fishes known from Massachusetts freshwaters.
Journal:Occasional Reports of the MCZ Fish Department
Volume:2
Pages:1-9
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16076
Author:Hartel, K.E., D.B. Halliwell, and A.E. Launer.
Date:2002
Title:Inland fishes of Massachusetts.
Publisher:Massachusetts Audubon Society
Pages:328
Commentswinter 1985
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberUMA 127-1-1
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size278-309 mm


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