Specimen Information

Gasterosteus aculeatus
Gasterosteus aculeatus
(Threespine Stickleback)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35007
GroupFishes
GenusGasterosteus
Speciesaculeatus
Common NameThreespine Stickleback
StateMA
CountySuffolk
LocalityOlmsted Park in Boston
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCharles
HUC8 Number01090001
Map
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Collection Year1940
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for exhibit
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
Commentsguessed at date; Fredrick Law Olmsted may have stocked pond as part of exhibit; population in unique in many ways - see publ.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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