Specimen Information

Perca flavescens
Perca flavescens
(Yellow Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID47040
GroupFishes
GenusPerca
Speciesflavescens
Common NameYellow Perch
StateWY
Localitycommon and widespread in most drainages east of the Continental Divide
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSalt
HUC8 Number10090204
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker with stocked fish
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1362
Author:Hubert, W.
Date:1994
Title:Exotic fishes
Publisher:Wyoming Game and Fish Department
Pages:158-174
Commentsaccidentally introduced in most waters
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2019].

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