Specimen Information

Poecilia sphenops
Poecilia sphenops
(Mexican Molly)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID36669
GroupFishes
GenusPoecilia
Speciessphenops
Common NameMexican Molly
StateMT
CountyMadison
LocalityRuby River (at the reservoir?)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRuby
HUC8 Number10020003
HUC10 NameMiddle Ruby River
HUC10 Number1002000303
HUC12 NameRuby River Reservoir
HUC12 Number100200030309
Map
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Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuslocally established
Reference 1
Ref. Number:275
Author:Lee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, C.H. Hocutt, R.E. Jenkins, D.E. McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr.
Date:1980
Title:Atlas of North American Freshwater Fishes.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History
Issue:12
Pages:854 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/18/2019].

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