Specimen Information

Sciaenops ocellatus
Sciaenops ocellatus
(Red Drum)
Marine Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID43751
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusSciaenops
Speciesocellatus
Common NameRed Drum
StateTX
LocalityPecos River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePecos
HUC8 Number13070008
Map
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Collection Year1964
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:108
Author:Howells, R.G., and G.P. Garrett
Date:1992
Title:Status of some exotic sport fishes in Texas waters.
Journal:Texas Journal of Science
Volume:44
Issue:3
Pages:317-324
CommentsStocked 1955-64
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked684


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