Specimen Information

Callichthys callichthys
Callichthys callichthys
(cascarudo)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID39396
GroupFishes
GenusCallichthys
Speciescallichthys
Common Namecascarudo
StateNY
CountySuffolk
LocalityGreat South Bay off Copiague, western Suffolk County, Long Island, NY
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month6
Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 3
Ref. Number:10
Author:Courtenay, W.R., Jr., D.A. Hensley, J.N. Taylor, and J.A. McCann.
Date:1984
Title:Distribution of exotic fishes in the continental United States.
Publisher:John Hopkins University Press
Pages:41-77
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordnation
VerifierC. Zawacki, NY Dept Env Cons & J. Atz, Amer Mus Na
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size102 mm TL


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