Specimen Information

Gambusia affinis
Gambusia affinis
(Western Mosquitofish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID748120
GroupFishes
GenusGambusia
Speciesaffinis
Common NameWestern Mosquitofish
StateOR
CountyWashington
LocalityBeaverton Creek at 170th Ave., tributary to Rock Cr., Tualatin drainage
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTualatin
HUC8 Number17090010
HUC10 NameRock Creek-Tualatin River
HUC10 Number1709001004
HUC12 NameBeaverton Creek
HUC12 Number170900100401
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month9
Collection Year1982
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 9849
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/20/2019].

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