Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID747734
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateCA
CountySanta Barbara
LocalityHollister Ranch; Santa Anita Canyon lagoon
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSanta Barbara Coastal
HUC8 Number18060013
HUC10 NameJalama Creek-Frontal Santa Barbara Channel
HUC10 Number1806001301
HUC12 NameCanada De Santa Anita-Frontal Santa Barbara Channel
HUC12 Number180600130104
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month3
Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
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:25992
Author:Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Date:2013
Title:Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History vertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14690
Publisher:Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalSanta Barbara Museum of Natural History vertebrate zoology collection
Museum Cat NumberSBMNH 960
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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