Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID546651
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateNE
CountyDeuel
LocalityPlatte River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower South Platte
HUC8 Number10190018
HUC10 NameDry Creek-South Platte River
HUC10 Number1019001802
HUC12 NameDry Creek-South Platte River
HUC12 Number101900180204
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16152
Author:Schainost, S.
Date:2005
Title:Exotic fish distributions in Nebraska.
Journal:(unpublished data)
CommentsOriginal note from dataset: "SCP #95-108"
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2020].

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