Specimen Information

Monopterus albus
Monopterus albus
(Asian Swamp Eel)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID775542
GroupFishes
GenusMonopterus
Speciesalbus
Common NameAsian Swamp Eel
StateFL
CountyHardee
LocalityPeace River, between Heard Bridge and East Main Street in Wauchula
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePeace
HUC8 Number03100101
HUC10 NamePayne Creek-Peace River
HUC10 Number0310010104
HUC12 NameThompson Branch
HUC12 Number031001010405
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month1
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food
Statusestablished
CommentsFound among limestone shoals near bank
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/17/2019].

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