Specimen Information

Lepomis microlophus
Lepomis microlophus
(Redear Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45671
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesmicrolophus
Common NameRedear Sunfish
StateVT
CountyCaledonia
LocalityTicklenaked Pond, Caledonia County, Wells drainage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWaits
HUC8 Number01080103
HUC10 NameWells River
HUC10 Number0108010306
HUC12 NameWells River
HUC12 Number010801030602
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month8
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1731
Author:Whittier, T.R., and K.E. Hartel
Date:1997
Title:First records of redear sunfish (Lepomis microlophus) in New England.
Journal:Northeastern Naturalist
Volume:4
Issue:4
Pages:237-240
Commentsno clear method of introduction; possibly stock contamination w/ illegally stocked Micropterus; no state stocking
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalHarvard
Museum Cat NumberMCZ 96643
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected75


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2020].

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