Specimen Information

Xiphophorus hellerii
Xiphophorus hellerii
(Green Swordtail)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40304
GroupFishes
GenusXiphophorus
Specieshellerii
Common NameGreen Swordtail
StateOK
CountyRogers
LocalityVerdigris River near Catoosa at Rodgers Point boat ramp
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Verdigris
HUC8 Number11070105
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1743
Author:Pigg, J., R. Gibbs, and T. Beard
Date:1996
Title:Observations on two exotic fish species in Oklahoma.
Journal:Proceedings of the Oklahoma Academy of Science
Volume:1996
Pages:90
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalOklahoma State
Museum Cat NumberOSUS 27459
VerifierG.K. Ostrander
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Size50 mm


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