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Courtenay, W.R., Jr., D.A. Hensley, J.N. Taylor, and J.A. McCann. 1986. Distribution of exotic fishes in North America. Pages 675-698 in Hocutt, C.H., and E.O. Wiley, eds. The zoogeography of North American freshwater fishes. John Wiley and Sons. New York, NY.
Reference Details:
Reference Number: 393
Type: Book Chapter
Author: Courtenay, W.R., Jr., D.A. Hensley, J.N. Taylor, and J.A. McCann.
Date (year): 1986
Book Title: The zoogeography of North American freshwater fishes
Editor: Hocutt, C.H., and E.O. Wiley
Chapter Title:Distribution of exotic fishes in North America.
Publisher:John Wiley and Sons
Publisher Location:New York, NY
Pages: 675-698
Keywords: Introduced fishes, Distribution, Zoogeography, Acanthogobius flavimanus, Belonesox belizanus, Clarias batrachus, Coregonus maraena, Misgurnus anguillicaudatus, Oreochromis mossambicus, Oreochromis urolepis hornorum, Salmo trutta, Tilapia mariae, Tinca tinca, Sander lucioperca
Species Profiles and Specimens that use this Reference:

Acanthogobius flavimanus

    CA - Sacramento Delta, sloughs
    CA - Suisun Bay drainage
    CA - Bolinas Lagoon (near Bolinas)
    CA - Alameda County
    CA - Contra Costa County
    CA - San Francisco County
    CA - Santa Clara County
    CA - Sonoma County
    CA - San Mateo County
    CA - San Gabriel River
    CA - Bolsa Chica Flood Control Channel in Huntington Beach
    CA - Los Angeles/Long Beach Harbors

Belonesox belizanus

    FL - canal along SW 87th Avenue

Clarias batrachus

    FL - Sarasota County
    CA - San Joaquin River

Coregonus maraena

    MI - Gardner's Lake, Otsego County, a small deep lake (not found on map)

Misgurnus anguillicaudatus

    MI - Sunset Pond east of Holly, a rearing pond

Oreochromis mossambicus

    GA - golf course ponds on St. Simons Island
    GA - golf course ponds on Sea Island
    NC - Lake Julian Reservoir (formerly Skyland Lake), Ashville, NC
    CO - commercial catfish farm at Hooper, San Luis Valley
    IL - Arrowhead Pond [Lake], Allerton Park of the University of Illinois near Monticello

Oreochromis mossambicus × hornorum

    CA - Cerritos Flood Control Channel
    CA - Los Cerritos Lagoon
    CA - Coyote Creek-San Gabriel River Drainage

Oreochromis urolepis hornorum

    CA - drainage channels in Imperial County
    CA - drainage channels in Riverside County
    CA - Coyote Creek

Salmo trutta

    MI - Pere Marquette River

Tilapia mariae

    NV - Blue Point Spring outlet, Lake Mead National Recreation area at S.R. 41

Tinca tinca

    NY - Cascadilla Creek near Cornell University hatchery ponds, Ithaca


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