Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35804
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateMN
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Map
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Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:74
Author:Eddy, S., and J.C. Underhill.
Date:1974
Title:Northern fishes, with special reference to the upper Mississippi Valley. 3rd edition.
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN.
Pages:414 pp
CommentsStocked for mosquito control by the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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