Specimen Information

Notropis volucellus
Notropis volucellus
(Mimic Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID617856
GroupFishes
GenusNotropis
Speciesvolucellus
Common NameMimic Shiner
StatePA
CountyChester
LocalityOctoraro Creek - covered bridge on SR 3001 below Octoraro Dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna
HUC8 Number02050306
HUC10 NameOctoraro Creek
HUC10 Number0205030615
HUC12 NameTweed Creek-Octoraro Creek
HUC12 Number020503061502
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month11
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | unknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24712
Author:Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Date:2011
Title:Collection data for Etheostoma blennioides, E. zonale, Notropis volucellus, and Pylodictis olivaris in the Delaware, Susquehanna, and Potomac drainages. Provided by Doug Fischer on 20 October 2011.
Publisher:Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, Bellefonte, PA.
CommentsCollector ID# DPF08-022. Original source comments: adults;released
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedcommon


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/16/2022].

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