Specimen Information

Notropis hudsonius
Notropis hudsonius
(Spottail Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35297
GroupFishes
GenusNotropis
Specieshudsonius
Common NameSpottail Shiner
StateME
CountySagadahoc
LocalityCathance River, Kennebec River drainage, (actually lower Androscoggin) town of Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc County (map pg 6) lat 43 69 10 N Long 69 53 05 W
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Androscoggin
HUC8 Number01040002
Map
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Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:880
Author:Kircheis, F.W.
Date:1994
Title:Update on freshwater fish species reproducing in Maine.
Journal:Maine Naturalist
Volume:2
Issue:1
Pages:25-28
Reference 2
Ref. Number:13692
Author:Halliwell, D.B.
Date:2003
Title:Introduced Fish in Maine.
Pages:12 p.
Commentslikely brought to Maine illegally as a baitfish. First observed 1979. Large breeding population in lower Kennebec River system.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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