Specimen Information

Lepomis cyanellus
Lepomis cyanellus
(Green Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID547354
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciescyanellus
Common NameGreen Sunfish
StateNY
CountySchenectady
LocalityPlotter Kill at mouth, just NW of Schenectady
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMohawk
HUC8 Number02020004
HUC10 NameAlplaus Kill-Mohawk River
HUC10 Number0202000411
HUC12 NameSandsea Kill-Mohawk River
HUC12 Number020200041105
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month5
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Comments"We collected an adult Rainbow Darter and dozens of juvenile Green Sunfish from the mouth of the Platter Kill just west of Schenectady, NY near the Mohawk River. 16May2013..."
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collecteddozens


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2021].

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