Specimen Information

Couesius plumbeus
Couesius plumbeus
(Lake Chub)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID47030
GroupFishes
GenusCouesius
Speciesplumbeus
Common NameLake Chub
StateWY
CountyTeton
LocalityYellowstone Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameYellowstone Headwaters
HUC8 Number10070001
HUC10 NameYellowstone Lake
HUC10 Number1007000104
HUC12 NameBig Thumb Creek-Yellowstone Lake
HUC12 Number100700010409
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1362
Author:Hubert, W.
Date:1994
Title:Exotic fishes
Publisher:Wyoming Game and Fish Department
Pages:158-174
Commentsintroduced to Green River drainage in Wyoming, and in Yellowstone Lake. He has collected them from 12 of 14 sites in the Green River drainage.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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