Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID747779
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateNE
CountyCherry
LocalityBig Creek, NRE 26; T27N,R30W,Sec.17,NW1/4; Upper Loup River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper North Loup
HUC8 Number10210006
HUC10 NameBig Creek-North Loup River
HUC10 Number1021000601
HUC12 NameHorse Creek-Big Creek
HUC12 Number102100060107
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month8
Collection Year1994
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:25978
Author:University of Nebraska State Museum
Date:2013
Title:University of Nebraska State Museum vertebrate collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/812
Publisher:University of Nebraska
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUniversity of Nebraska State Museum vertebrate collection
Museum Cat NumberUNSM 8694
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2021].

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