Specimen Information

Misgurnus mizolepis
(Chinese fine-scaled loach)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40670
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesmizolepis
Common NameChinese fine-scaled loach
StateOR
CountyBaker
LocalityDay Irrigation Canal, Powder River drainage of Snake River drainage, Baker County, T9S, R40E, S 20
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePowder
HUC8 Number17050203
HUC10 NameBaldock Slough-Powder River
HUC10 Number1705020303
HUC12 NameEstes Slough-Powder River
HUC12 Number170502030304
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month5
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
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
CommentsFurther surveys at the site yielded no other specimens as of 1995.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordnation
DisposalOregon State University
Museum Cat NumberOS 08671
VerifierMaurice Kottelat - Cornol, Switzerland
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size135 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/23/2021].

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