Specimen Information

Anguilla rostrata
Anguilla rostrata
(American Eel)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID44423
GroupFishes
GenusAnguilla
Speciesrostrata
Common NameAmerican Eel
StateUT
CountySalt Lake
Localitypond near Salt Lake City
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameJordan
HUC8 Number16020204
Map
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Collection Year1872
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:127
Author:Sigler, W.F., and R.R. Miller.
Date:1963
Title:Fishes of Utah.
Publisher:Utah Department of Fish and Game, Salt Lake City, UT.
Pages:203 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:204
Author:Popov, B.H., and J.B. Low
Date:1953
Title:Game, fur animal, and fish introductions into Utah. Misc. Publication No. 4
Publisher:Utah State Department of Fish and Game
Pages:1-85
Commentsdisappeared soon afterwards
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked500


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/2/2020].

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