Specimen Information

Poecilia sphenops
Poecilia sphenops
(Mexican Molly)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID39253
GroupFishes
GenusPoecilia
Speciessphenops
Common NameMexican Molly
StateNV
CountyLincoln
LocalityWhite River drainage, springs in the southern part (Hiko and Ash?)
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameWhite
HUC8 Number15010011
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
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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