Specimen Information

Morone americana
Morone americana
(White Perch)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID848996
GroupFishes
GenusMorone
Speciesamericana
Common NameWhite Perch
StateIN
CountyLaPorte
LocalityLake Michigan at Michigan City breakwall near Michigan City
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04060200
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0406020000
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number040602000000
Map
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Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaycanal
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27245
Author:Simon, T.P., P.B. Moy, and D.K. Barnes.
Date:1998
Title:New distribution records for exotic and non-indigenous fish species in the Lake Michigan drainage, Indiana.
Journal:Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science
Volume:107
Pages:61-70
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/29/2022].

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