Specimen Information

Perca flavescens
Perca flavescens
(Yellow Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID46756
GroupFishes
GenusPerca
Speciesflavescens
Common NameYellow Perch
StateWV
LocalityKanawha below falls
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Kanawha
HUC8 Number05050006
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:396
Author:Stauffer, J.R., Jr., J.M. Boltz, and L.R. White.
Date:1995
Title:The fishes of West Virginia.
Publisher:Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
Pages:389 pp.
CommentsRegarded as native but possibly introduced
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2019].

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