Specimen Information

Lepomis megalotis
Lepomis megalotis
(Longear Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45507
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesmegalotis
Common NameLongear Sunfish
StateVA
CountyGiles
LocalityEast River near the state line, New drainage
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle New
HUC8 Number05050002
Map
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Collection Year1928
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusfailed
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
Commentsfirst record for New drainage, VA may have died out from the VA portion of the New, but persists in the WV portion
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalUniv. Michigan
Museum Cat NumberUMMZ 95249
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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