Specimen Information

Amia calva
Amia calva
(Bowfin)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID42240
GroupFishes
GenusAmia
Speciescalva
Common NameBowfin
StatePA
CountyCentre
LocalityBlack Moshannon Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper West Branch Susquehanna
HUC8 Number02050201
HUC10 NameMoshannon Creek
HUC10 Number0205020105
HUC12 NameBlack Moshannon Creek
HUC12 Number020502010507
Map
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Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:294
Author:Denoncourt, R.F., T.B. Robbins, and R. Hesser
Date:1975
Title:Recent introductions and reintroductions to the Pennsylvania fish fauna of the Susquehanna River drainage above Conowingo Dam.
Journal:Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science
Volume:49
Pages:57-58
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2020].

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