Specimen Information

Etheostoma caeruleum
Etheostoma caeruleum
(Rainbow Darter)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID630588
GroupFishes
GenusEtheostoma
Speciescaeruleum
Common NameRainbow Darter
StateVA
CountyClarke
LocalityOpequon Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameConococheague-Opequon
HUC8 Number02070004
HUC10 NameOpequon Creek
HUC10 Number0207000409
HUC12 NameSulphur Spring Run-Opequon Creek
HUC12 Number020700040901
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown | released bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26824
Author:Cessna, J.F., R.L. Raesly, J.V. Kilian, D.A. Cincotta, and R.H. Hilderbrand
Date:2014
Title:Rapid colonization of the Potomac River drainage by the Rainbow Darter (Etheostoma caeruleum) following introduction
Journal:Northeastern Naturalist
Volume:21
Issue:1
Pages:1-11
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/29/2022].

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