Specimen Information

Perca flavescens
Perca flavescens
(Yellow Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID43060
GroupFishes
GenusPerca
Speciesflavescens
Common NameYellow Perch
StateTN
LocalityHiwassee drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid TypeHUC8
HUC8 NameHiwassee
HUC8 Number06020002
Map
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Collection Year1968
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:705
Author:Etnier, D.A., and W.C. Starnes.
Date:1993
Title:The fishes of Tennessee.
Publisher:The University of Tennessee Press
Pages:681 pp
Commentsfirst seen in TN in 1968, spread from NC, Hiwassee R.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest RecordState
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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