Specimen Information

Rhodeus sericeus
Rhodeus sericeus
(Bitterling)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID39393
GroupFishes
GenusRhodeus
Speciessericeus
Common NameBitterling
StateNY
CountyWestchester
Localitystretch of the Bronx River between Midland Ave. and the Cross County Parkway bridges, Bronxville, NY
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBronx
HUC8 Number02030102
HUC10 NameBronx River-East River
HUC10 Number0203010201
HUC12 NameLower Bronx River
HUC12 Number020301020103
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year1979
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierDr. Robert Schmidt, Fordham University
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10


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