Specimen Information

Couesius plumbeus
Couesius plumbeus
(Lake Chub)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID47247
GroupFishes
GenusCouesius
Speciesplumbeus
Common NameLake Chub
StateWY
CountySublette
LocalityPacific Creek, 13.5 miles east of Farson, in the four hundred meters above where the stream crosses County Road 21
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig Sandy
HUC8 Number14040104
HUC10 NamePacific Creek
HUC10 Number1404010402
HUC12 NameUpper Pacific Creek
HUC12 Number140401040202
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
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
VerifierCharley A. Wheeler- Univ. Wyoming
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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