Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID546728
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateNE
CountyColfax
LocalityUnnamed to Platte River, 2.25n 3e Bellwood
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Platte-Shell
HUC8 Number10200201
HUC10 NameLost Creek-Platte River
HUC10 Number1020020103
HUC12 NameDeer Creek-Platte River
HUC12 Number102002010303
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month10
Collection Year1990
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Journal:(unpublished data)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: "JDL 90.130"
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2019].

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