Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Heterandria formosa listed in key words.

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20875 Journal Article Bennett, M.G., and K.W. Conway. 2010. An overview of North America's diminutive freshwater fish fauna. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 21(1):63-72.
26212 Database GBIF. 2013. Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed on 05/01/2013.
1188 Journal Article Lydeard, C., and M.C. Belk. 1993. Management of indigenous species impacted by introduced mosquitofish: an experimental approach. The Southwestern Naturalist 38(4):370-373.
162 Book Menhinick, E.F. 1991. The freshwater fishes of North Carolina. North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, Raleigh, NC.
25976 Database North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences. 2013. North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh, NC. Created on 02/10/2009. Accessed on 04/11/2013.
915 Journal Article Schaefer, J.F., S.T. Heulett, and T.M. Farrell. 1994. Interactions between two poeciliid fishes (Gambusia holbrooki and Heterandria formosa) and their prey in a Florida marsh. Copeia 1994(2):516-520.
1414 Journal Article Seal, W.P. 1910. Fishes in their relation to the mosquito problem. Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries 28(683):831-838.
25944 Database Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie. 2021. California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA. Accessed on 11/23/2021.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2023].

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