Specimen Information

Lepomis auritus
Lepomis auritus
(Redbreast Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID43086
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesauritus
Common NameRedbreast Sunfish
StateTN
Localityminor Mississippi tributaries unit (eastern tribs from north of the Yazoo River to and including Mayfield Creek, Kentucky)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Hatchie
HUC8 Number08010208
Map
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Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1942
Author:Warren, M.L., Jr., B.M. Burr, S.J. Walsh, H.L. Bart, Jr., R.C. Cashner, D.A. Etnier, B.J. Freeman, B.R. Kuhajda, R.L. Mayden, H.W. Robison, S.T. Ross, and W.C. Starnes
Date:2000
Title:Diversity, distribution, and conservation status of the native freshwater fishes of the southern United States.
Journal:Fisheries
Volume:25
Issue:10
Pages:7-31
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/17/2019].

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