Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID747735
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateNM
CountyCatron
LocalityNear Alma Bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Francisco
HUC8 Number15040004
HUC10 NamePueblo Creek-San Francisco River
HUC10 Number1504000406
HUC12 NameSouth Dugway Creek-San Francisco River
HUC12 Number150400040608
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month6
Collection Year1999
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:25997
Author:Texas A&M University.
Date:2013
Title:Texas Cooperative Wildlife Collection vertebrate collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14379
Publisher:Texas A&M University
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalTexas Cooperative Wildlife Collection vertebrate collection
Museum Cat NumberTCWC 11522.05
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/20/2019].

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