Specimen Information

Luxilus cerasinus
Luxilus cerasinus
(Crescent Shiner)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID747336
GroupFishes
GenusLuxilus
Speciescerasinus
Common NameCrescent Shiner
StateVA
CountyCraig
LocalitySinking Creek, SR 630, just off SR 42 [Cumberland Gap Road], [SW community] of Sinking Creek, 2.1 miles [NE] of Giles-Craig-[Montgomery] county lines, [ca. 7.7 air miles N center Blacksburg]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle New
HUC8 Number05050002
HUC10 NameSinking Creek-New River
HUC10 Number0505000203
HUC12 NameUpper Sinking Creek
HUC12 Number050500020302
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month7
Collection Year1972
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
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 72344
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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