Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID747994
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateNE
CountyMerrick
LocalityHwy 92 crossing; western-most of 3 bridges (WJM2818)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Platte-Prairie
HUC8 Number10200103
HUC10 NameWarm Slough-Platte River
HUC10 Number1020010304
HUC12 NamePrairie Island-Platte River
HUC12 Number102001030404
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month6
Collection Year1995
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:25986
Author:University of Oklahoma
Date:2013
Title:Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,http://www.gbif.org/dataset/71e6db8e-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a
Publisher:University of Oklahoma
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalSam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberOKMNH 64435
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2019].

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