Reference List

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

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REFTypeCut-and-Paste Reference
26212 Database GBIF. 2013. Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed on 05/01/2013.
1476 Journal Article Johnson, J.E., and G. Kobetich. 1970. A new locality for the gila topminnow, Poeciliopsis occidentalis (Poeciliidae). Southwestern Naturalist 14(3):351-375.
29944 Journal Article Jones, A.C., K.R. Mosher, and C. Crowder. 2016. Description of a previously unknown population of an endangered desert fish, Poeciliopsis occidentalis occidentalis. The Southwestern Naturalist 61(4):329-331.
15585 Journal Article Meffe, G.K, and D.A. Hendrickson. 1982. Description of a new topminnow population in Arizona, with observations on topminnow/mosquitofish co-occurrence. Southwestern Naturalist 27(2):226-228.
25985 Database Royal Ontario Museum. 2014. Royal Ontario Museum ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario. Created on 03/10/2014. Accessed on 12/19/2014.
800 Report U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1983. Gila and Yaqui topminnow recovery plan. US Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.
21079 Report U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1998. Gila topminnow, Poeciliopsis occidentalis occidentalis, revised recovery plan. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/30/2020].

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