Specimen Information

Lepomis auritus
Lepomis auritus
(Redbreast Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID548549
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesauritus
Common NameRedbreast Sunfish
StateWV
CountyPocahontas
LocalityGreenbriar River, Elkins
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameGreenbrier
HUC8 Number05050003
HUC10 NameDeer Creek-Greenbrier River
HUC10 Number0505000301
HUC12 NameBrush Run-Greenbrier River
HUC12 Number050500030107
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month8
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25967
Author:Smithsonian Institution
Date:2013
Title:National Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/1836
Publisher:Smithsonian Institution
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNational Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 351554
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2021].

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