Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
42993 Report 2021Gulf & south Atlantic regional panel on aquatic invasive species minutes
20883 DatabaseAcademy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia.2011Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia - Ichthyology Collection.
29807 NewsAnderson, C.2016Weather Forecasting Invader of the Illinois River in Fish Lines
41440 DatabaseAnonymous2023Ruskin Fish Slam Data
24046 Journal ArticleAshton, M., and P. Ciccotto2010First records of oriental weatherfish (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus) in Maryland.
32270 DatabaseBelcik, J.T.2018Nonindigenous Fishes in the Upper Illinois River Basin Waterways (2013-2018)
20861 DatabaseBernice Pauahi Bishop Museum.2011Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum - Ichthyology Collection.
29907 ReportBureau of Natural and Cultural Resources 2015Florida Park Service Resource Management Annual Report
1358 Journal ArticleBurr, B.M., D.J. Eisenhour, K.M. Cook, C.A. Taylor, G.L. Seegert, R.W. Sauer, and E.R. Atwood1996Nonnative fishes in Illinois waters: what do the records reveal?
24369 DatabaseCenter for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.2019EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
14162 OtherCharlotte Harbor NEP.2004Minutes of the Technical Advisory Committee, Habitat Conservation Subcommittee. February 19, 2004, Punta Gorda.
470 ReportCourtenay, W.R., Jr.1985Florida Atlantic University Quarterly Reports for 1985 to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Gainesville, FL.
467 Journal ArticleCourtenay, W.R., Jr., C.R. Robins, R.M. Bailey, and J.E. Deacon1987Records of exotic fishes from Idaho and Wyoming.
393 Book ChapterCourtenay, W.R., Jr., D.A. Hensley, J.N. Taylor, and J.A. McCann.1986Distribution of exotic fishes in North America.
27378 DatabaseCranberg, C., and R. Keller2020Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species
13979 ReportCudmore-Vokey, B., and E.J. Crossman.2000Checklists of the fish fauna of the Laurentian Great Lakes and their connecting channels. Canadian Manuscript Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2550.
690 Conference ProceedingsDevick, W.S.1991Pattern of introductions of aquatic organisms to Hawaii freshwater habitats.
1577 BookDill, W.A., and A.J. Cordone.1997History and status of introduced fishes in California, 1871-1996. Fish Bulletin 178
460 ReportEmery, L.1985Review of fish introduced into the Great Lakes, 1819-1974. Technical Report No. 45.
23838 DatabaseField Museum of Natural History.2011Field Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
18857 DatabaseFlorida Museum of Natural History2009Ichthyology Collection database.
25899 DatabaseFlorida Museum of Natural History2013Florida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
19000 ReportFraser, T.H.2007Fishes in the Peace River watershed: Ichthyological history and zoogeography of the Peace River, Florida, and its contributing basins. In: Peace River cumulative impact study, final report.
26212 DatabaseGBIF2013Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
12102 ReportHubbard, J.P., and C.G. Schmitt.1977A preliminary study of the bullfrog in southwestern New Mexico.
132 OtherIdaho Fish and Game.1990Fisheries Management Plan 1991-1995. Appendix I - A list of Idaho fishes and their distribution by drainage.
32616 DatabaseIllinois Natural History Survey2019INHS fish collection database
27712 DatabaseiMapInvasives.2019New York iMapInvasives
275 BookLee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, C.H. Hocutt, R.E. Jenkins, D.E. McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr.1980Atlas of North American freshwater fishes.
26408 DatabaseLoftus, A.2011Multi State Aquatic Resources Information System (MARIS) Master Database records via Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON)
854 Journal ArticleLogan, D.J., E.L. Bibles, and D.F. Markle.1996Recent collections of continental exotic aquarium fishes in Oregon and thermal tolerance of Oriental weatherfish and pirapatinga.
20840 DatabaseLos Angeles County Museum of Natural History.2011Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection.
672 Book ChapterMaciolek, J.A.1984Exotic fishes in Hawaii and other islands of Oceania
25671 ReportMalheur Watershed Council and Burns Paiute Tribe.2004Malheur River Subbasin Assessment and Management Plan For Fish and Wildlife Mitigation.
27950 DatabaseMichigan State University Board of Trustees.2019Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN)
35119 Web PageMorales, K.2020Invasive fish discovered in Georgia creek
217 BookMoyle, P.B.1976Inland fishes of California.
14969 BookMundy, B.C.2005Checklist of the fishes of the Hawaiian Archipelago. Bishop Museum Bulletin in Zoology 6
25971 DatabaseNatural History Museum of Los Angeles County2013Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County vertebrate collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
26387 DatabaseNew York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYDEC)2007New York State Freshwater Fisheries Database via MARIS
26393 DatabaseNorth Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources.2011North Carolina DENR Fish Health Database via MARIS
20908 DatabaseNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.2011North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences - Ichthyology Collection Database.
25980 DatabaseOhio State University2013Ohio State University Museum ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
23896 DatabaseOhio State University Museum of Zoology.2019Ohio State University Museum of Zoology Fish Division - ichthyology collection database.
21012 DatabaseOregon State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife.2011Collection records of Misgurnus specimens in OSU fish collection. Provided by Brian Sidlauskas on 8/15/2011.
21007 DatabaseOrma J. Smith Museum of Natural History, College of Idaho.2011Collection records of Misgurnus anguillacaudatus at OJMSNH. Provided by Dr. Chris Walser on 8/10/2011.
16077 Journal ArticleRobbins, K.M., K.R. Campbell, and D.J. Durbin2007The prescence of exotic fish species in Horse Creek, Desoto and Hardee Counties, Florida.
26876 Journal ArticleSchmidt, R.E., and A.J. Schmidt2014Observations on Oriental Weatherfish (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus), an exotic species in the Hudson River Valley, New York.
1257 Journal ArticleSchultz, E.E.1960Establishment and early dispersal of a loach, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor), in Michigan.
20838 DatabaseScripps Institution of Oceanography.2011Scripps Institution of Oceanography - Marine Vertebrate Collection.
15741 ReportSeng, P., and G. White.2003Indiana aquatic nuisance species (ANS) management plan.
15920 Journal ArticleShafland, P.L., K.B. Gestring, and M.S. Stanford2008Florida's exotic freshwater fishes - 2007.
17232 Journal ArticleSimon, T.P., G. Bright, F. Veraldi, J.R. Smith, and J.R. Stahl2006New records for the alian Oriental weatherfish, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus, in the Lake Michgan basin, Indiana (Cypriniformes: Cobitidae).
591 Journal ArticleSt. Amant, J.A., and F.G. Hoover1969Addition of Misgurnus aguillicaudatus (Cantor) to the California fauna.
1872 Journal ArticleTabor, R., E. Warner, and S. Hager2001An Oriental weatherfish (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus) population established in Washington.
32027 DatabaseU.S. Army Corps of Engineers2018Nonindigenous fish data in the Des Plaines and Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal in Illinois (2015-2018).
31366 DatabaseU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service2018National Wild Fish Health Survey Database
14257 Web PageU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.2005National Wildlife Refuge System Invasive Species.
25944 DatabaseUeda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S.
20843 DatabaseUniversity of Michigan Museum of Zoology.2011University of Michigan Museum of Zoology - Ichthyology Collection.
26013 DatabaseUniversity of Washington2013Burke Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
20870 DatabaseUniversity of Washington.2011University of Washinton - Fish Collection Database.
20946 Journal ArticleUrquhart, A.N., and P. Koetsier2011Pectoral fin morphology as a reliable field sexing characteristic in populations of the invasive oriental weatherfish (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus).
26695 Journal ArticleUrquhart, A.N., and P. Koetsier2014Low-temperature tolerance and critical thermal minimum of the invasive Oriental Weatherfish Misgurnus anguillicaudatus in Idaho, USA
19700 OtherWells, S.2010New loach infestations found in DEC's Region 4 and 7 waters.
27132 Journal ArticleWells, S.2014Monitoring feral Oriental Weatherfish infestations in New York state.
30658 Journal ArticleWhite, L.M., and M.E. Meade2015Occurrence of the Asiatic weatherfish, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus (Cantor, 1842), in Alabama, USA
13708 BookWydoski, R.S., and R.R. Whitney.2003Inland Fishes of Washington. Second Edition.
14973 BookYamamoto, M.N., and A.W. Tagawa.2000Hawaii's Native and Exotic Freshwater Animals.


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