Specimen Information

Cyprinella spiloptera
Cyprinella spiloptera
(Spotfin Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45184
GroupFishes
GenusCyprinella
Speciesspiloptera
Common NameSpotfin Shiner
StateVA
CountyBedford
LocalitySmith Mountain Lake
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Roanoke
HUC8 Number03010101
Map
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Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:706
Author:Jenkins, R.E., and N.M. Burkhead.
Date:1994
Title:Freshwater fishes of Virginia.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:1079 pp
Commentspossibly stocked with white bass from Claytor Lake
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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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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