Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID43934
GroupMarine Fishes
GenusSciaenops
Speciesocellatus
Common NameRed Drum
StateTX
CountyMcLennan
LocalityLake Creek Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Brazos-Lake Whitney
HUC8 Number12060202
HUC10 NameCastleman Creek-Brazos River
HUC10 Number1206020208
HUC12 NameManos Creek-Brazos River
HUC12 Number120602020805
Map
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Collection Year1975
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 1975-81
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked74346


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