Specimen Information

Fundulus diaphanus diaphanus
(eastern banded killifish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID39940
GroupFishes
GenusFundulus
Speciesdiaphanus
Subspeciesdiaphanus
Common Nameeastern banded killifish
StateOH
CountyAshtabula
LocalityLake Erie at Ashtabula harbor
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
HUC10 NameLake Erie
HUC10 Number0412020003
HUC12 NameLake Erie
HUC12 Number041202000300
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month7
Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish | released bait
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:2
Author:Trautman, M.B.
Date:1981
Title:The fishes of Ohio.
Publisher:Ohio State University Press
Pages:782 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:456
Author:Raney, E.C.
Date:1938
Title:The distribution of the fishes of the Ohio drainage basin of western Pennsylvania.
Journal:Unpubl. Ph.D. dissertation
Publisher:Cornell University
Pages:102 pp
Commentssubspecies F. d. diaphanus; not native to Lake Erie; but other subspecies F. d. menona is
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberOSUM 33514
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/26/2021].

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