Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID546829
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateNE
CountySaunders
LocalityPlatte River, Hiway 6
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Platte
HUC8 Number10200202
HUC10 NameOtoe Creek-Platte River
HUC10 Number1020020201
HUC12 Name102002020105
HUC12 Number102002020105
Map
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Collection Day20
Collection Month7
Collection Year1999
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Journal:(unpublished data)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 #99-56"
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/15/2019].

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