Specimen Information

Notropis volucellus
Notropis volucellus
(Mimic Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35000
GroupFishes
GenusNotropis
Speciesvolucellus
Common NameMimic Shiner
StateMA
CountyHampden
LocalityConnecticut River a small tributary near Longmeadow
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Connecticut
HUC8 Number01080205
Map
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Collection Year1941
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1739
Author:Hartel, K.E., D.B. Halliwell, and A.E. Launer.
Date:1996
Title:An Annotated Working List of the Inland Fishes of Massachusetts.
Journal:On-line
Commentsfirst record for state
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/5/2021].

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