Specimen Information

Enneacanthus gloriosus
Enneacanthus gloriosus
(Bluespotted Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID39551
GroupFishes
GenusEnneacanthus
Speciesgloriosus
Common NameBluespotted Sunfish
StateNY
CountyOnondaga
LocalityJamesville Reservoir (south of Syracuse)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOneida
HUC8 Number04140202
HUC10 NameLimestone Creek
HUC10 Number0414020206
HUC12 NameHeadwaters Butternut Creek
HUC12 Number041402020604
Map
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Collection Year1985
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:98
Author:Smith, C.L.
Date:1985
Title:The inland fishes of New York State.
Publisher:New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Pages:522 pp
CommentsA series of specimens from Oneida Lake in 1916 at the College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University indicates this population may either be a relict population or was introduced much earlier than believed.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/24/2020].

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