Specimen Information

Pimephales promelas
Pimephales promelas
(Fathead Minnow)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID42190
GroupFishes
GenusPimephales
Speciespromelas
Common NameFathead Minnow
StatePR
Localitynon-specific; four reservoirs and several ponds
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NamePuerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010000
HUC10 Number2101000202
Map
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Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1873
Author:Erdman, D.S.
Date:1984
Title:Exotic fishes in Puerto Rico.
Publisher:John Hopkins University Press
Pages:162-176
Commentsforage for largemouth bass
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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