Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40665
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateOR
CountyMalheur
LocalityCanyon No. 1 (at Oregon Dept of Transportation and Owyhee Irrigation District offices - near Ontario, OR) Snake River, Columbia River drainage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Snake-Payette
HUC8 Number17050115
HUC10 NameJacobsen Gulch-Snake River
HUC10 Number1705011502
HUC12 NameButtermilk Gulch-Snake River
HUC12 Number170501150204
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
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberOS 15473
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected6
Size79-148 mm SL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/22/2019].

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