Specimen Information

Lepomis auritus
Lepomis auritus
(Redbreast Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID745440
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesauritus
Common NameRedbreast Sunfish
StateNC
CountyMadison
LocalityGlass Creek [= Grass Creek], from RR trestle to mouth in French Broad River and along shoreline of river at mouth (off SR 1300) [Kock Road], 4.3 air miles NW Hot Springs
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper French Broad
HUC8 Number06010105
HUC10 NameSpring Creek-French Broad River
HUC10 Number0601010512
HUC12 NameShut-In Creek-French Broad River
HUC12 Number060101051203
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month7
Collection Year1994
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:25976
Author:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Date:2013
Title:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/8099
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 26454
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/25/2019].

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