Specimen Information

Xiphophorus variatus
Xiphophorus variatus
(Variable Platyfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID36389
GroupFishes
GenusXiphophorus
Speciesvariatus
Common NameVariable Platyfish
StateMT
CountyBroadwater
LocalityCanyon Ferry Lake on the Missouri River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Missouri
HUC8 Number10030101
HUC10 NameMiddle Canyon Ferry Lake-Missouri River
HUC10 Number1003010111
HUC12 NameGoose Bay-Canyon Ferry Lake
HUC12 Number100301011107
Map
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Collection Year1990
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:208
Author:Holton, G.D.
Date:1990
Title:A field guide to Montana fishes.
Publisher:Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks Helena, MT.
Pages:104 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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