Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43098
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateTN
CountyPolk
LocalityCoffee Creek, unnamed tributary, about 1 mi. from Hiwassee River, Wetmore, Polk County
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHiwassee
HUC8 Number06020002
HUC10 NameSpring Creek-Hiwassee River
HUC10 Number0602000209
HUC12 NameGee Creek-Hiwassee River
HUC12 Number060200020909
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month4
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalUniv. Tennessee
Museum Cat NumberUT 46.17(1)
VerifierDavid Etnier - Univ. Tennessee
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size90 mm SL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/21/2019].

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