Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40668
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateOR
CountyMalheur
Localityunnamed irrigation ditch (near Foothills Drive, Ontario, OR), Malheur River, Snake River drainage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Malheur
HUC8 Number17050117
HUC10 NameJohnston Gulch Reservoir-Lower Malheur River
HUC10 Number1705011706
HUC12 NameMalheur River
HUC12 Number170501170603
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 15474
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8
Size76-153 mm SL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/18/2019].

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