Specimen Information

Morone americana
Morone americana
(White Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID46888
GroupFishes
GenusMorone
Speciesamericana
Common NameWhite Perch
StateWV
Localityupper Potomac
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NamePotomac
HUC8 Number02070000
Map
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Collection Year1920
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statuscollected
Commentsstocked in early 1900s - estimated 1920
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2019].

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