Specimen Information

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
Misgurnus anguillicaudatus
(Oriental Weatherfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID643612
GroupFishes
GenusMisgurnus
Speciesanguillicaudatus
Common NameOriental Weatherfish
StateNY
CountyChautauqua
LocalityBall Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameConewango
HUC8 Number05010002
HUC10 NameChautauqua Lake
HUC10 Number0501000202
HUC12 NameBall Creek-Chautauqua Lake
HUC12 Number050100020204
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month10
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26876
Author:Schmidt, R.E., and A.J. Schmidt
Date:2014
Title:Observations on Oriental Weatherfish (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus), an exotic species in the Hudson River Valley, New York.
Journal:Northeastern Naturalist
Volume:21
Issue:1
Pages:134-145
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNew York State Museum
Museum Cat NumberNYSM 57313
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size104-120mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2019].

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