Table 1. States with nonindigenous occurrences, the earliest and latest observations in each state, and the tally and names of HUCs with observations†. Names and dates are hyperlinked to their relevant specimen records. The list of references for all nonindigenous occurrences of Micropterus henshalli are found here.
Table last updated 2/27/2023
† Populations may not be currently present.
References: (click for full references)
Barwick, D.H., K.J. Oswald, J.M. Quattro, and R.D. Barwick. 2006. Redeye bass (Micropterus coosae)
and Alabama spotted bass (M. punctulatus henshalli)
hybridization in Keowee Reservoir. Southeastern Naturalist 5(4): 661-668.
Lee, D. S., C. R. Gilbert, C. H. Hocutt, R. E. Jenkins, D. E. McAllister, and J. R. Stauffer, Jr. 1980. Atlas of North American Freshwater Fishes. North Carolina State Museum of Natural History. Raleigh, NC. 854 pp.
Page, L.M., and B.M. Burr. 2011. Peterson Field Guide to Freshwater Fishes of North America North of Mexico. Second Edition, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, New York, New York, 663 pp.
Page, L.M., H. Espinosa-Perez, L.T. Findley, C.R. Gilbert, R.N. Lea, N.E. Mudrak, R.L. Mayden, and J.S. Nelson. 2013. Common and Scientific Names of Fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Seventh Edition. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 34, Bethesda, Maryland. 384 pp.
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