Specimen Information

Lepomis macrochirus
Lepomis macrochirus
(Bluegill)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID785575
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesmacrochirus
Common NameBluegill
StateCT
CountyNew London
LocalityCedar Pond Brook upstream of route 156 near 134 Beaver Brook road
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Connecticut
HUC8 Number01080205
HUC10 NameEightmile River-Connecticut River
HUC10 Number0108020509
HUC12 NameEightmile River
HUC12 Number010802050903
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27083
Author:Bellucci, C.J., M. Becker, and M. Beauchene
Date:2011
Title:Characteristics of macroinvertebrate and fish communities from 30 least disturbed small streams in Connecticut.
Journal:Northeastern Naturalist
Volume:18
Issue:4
Pages:411-444
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size8cm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2020].

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