Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40664
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateOR
CountyMalheur
Localityunnamed irrigation drain (water source Kingman drain, near Kingman OR) Owyhee River, Snake River drainage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Snake-Succor
HUC8 Number17050103
HUC10 NameNorth Alkali Creek-Snake River
HUC10 Number1705010311
HUC12 NameSouth Boise Drain-Snake River
HUC12 Number170501031103
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month5
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:854
Author:Logan, D.J., E.L. Bibles, and D.F. Markle.
Date:1996
Title:Recent collections of continental exotic aquarium fishes in Oregon and thermal tolerance of Oriental weatherfish and pirapatinga.
Journal:California Fish and Game
Volume:82
Issue:2
Pages:66-80
Reference 2
Ref. Number:12102
Author:Hubbard, J.P., and C.G. Schmitt.
Date:1977
Title:A preliminary study of the bullfrog in southwestern New Mexico.
Journal:unpublished report
Pages:7 pp
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberOS 15467
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected11
Size39-127 mm SL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2019].

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