Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID747982
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateOR
CountyBenton
LocalityDunawi Creek near Corvallis Safeway on Philomath Blvd.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Willamette
HUC8 Number17090003
HUC10 NameMarys River
HUC10 Number1709000302
HUC12 NameLower Marys River
HUC12 Number170900030211
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month10
Collection Year2011
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:26540
Author:Oregon State University
Date:2013
Title:Oregon State University ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/15007/
Publisher:Oregon State University
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalOregon State University ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberOS 18306
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/14/2019].

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