Specimen Information

Fundulus heteroclitus
Fundulus heteroclitus
(Mummichog)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID859933
GroupFishes
GenusFundulus
Speciesheteroclitus
Common NameMummichog
StateMI
CountyOakland
LocalityMinnow Pond Creek west of Farmington Road, Rouge River trib.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDetroit
HUC8 Number04090004
HUC10 NameUpper River Rouge
HUC10 Number0409000401
HUC12 NameSmith Drain-Upper River Rouge
HUC12 Number040900040103
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26701
Author:Muller, B.
Date:2014
Title:Mummichogs establish beachead in Michigan
Journal:American Currents
Volume:39
Issue:1
Pages:2-4
Commentsfry also seen; more collected by DNR at later dates
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Verifierseveral ichthyologists
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number of Breeding Females4
Number of Breeding Males4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/13/2020].

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