Specimen Information

Scardinius erythrophthalmus
Scardinius erythrophthalmus
(Rudd)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43161
GroupFishes
GenusScardinius
Specieserythrophthalmus
Common NameRudd
StateTX
CountyTom Green
LocalitySan Angelo, bait shop
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameNorth Concho
HUC8 Number12090104
Map
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Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | released aquarium
Statusunknown
CommentsPure rudd marketed as red fin golden shiners. Bait shop has sold them since spring 1989.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
Disposal"frozen, formalin"
VerifierGary Garrett
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size10-12.7 cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2019].

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