Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID40671
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateOR
CountyClackamas
Localityunnamed pond (secondary channel of Clackamas River - now diked) on Brownell Holly Farm (17251 S. Clackamas River Drive, Oregon City, OR 97045).
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameClackamas
HUC8 Number17090011
HUC10 NameLower Clackamas River
HUC10 Number1709001106
HUC12 NameRock Creek-Clackamas River
HUC12 Number170900110607
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month8
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuslocally established
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:21012
Author:Oregon State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife.
Date:2011
Title:Collection records of Misgurnus specimens in OSU fish collection. Provided by Brian Sidlauskas on 8/15/2011.
Publisher:Oregon State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Commentspresent for 6-8 years. Also collected on 8/17/1991.
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalOregon State U. Museum
Museum Cat NumberOS, 13196, OS 13215, OS 13216
VerifierDaniel Logan, Oregon State U.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size13-150mm total length
Number Preserved53


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/23/2019].

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