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Western Mosquitofish
Gambusia affinis
Specimen Details

Verbatim Donor Data

Donor Family: None
Donor Genus: Gambusia
Donor Species: affinis
Donor Hybrid Species: None
Donor Subspecies: None
Donor Num Specimens: 1
Donor Preparation: None
Donor Collector: J.L. Van Tassell, D.R. Robertson & L. Tornabene
Donor Determiner: None
Donor Specimen Notes: None
Donor Collected Date: 2007.10.15
Donor Field Number: JVT-07-786
Donor Drainage: None
Donor Country: USA
Donor State: Texas
Donor County: None
Donor Locality: Route 772 at bridge over stream
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: 27.36977
Donor Longitude DMS: 97.74673


J.L. Van Tassell
D.R. Robertson
L. Tornabene

Collecting Event

Collected: Oct. 15, 2007
Collecting Event ID: 16059
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Taxon: Gambusia affinis
Determiner: Agent object
Staff Notes:
Not flagged for specimen examination. By default we accept donor specimen determinations (after synonymization to our taxonomy). If georeferenced to TX this record has been considered in spatial context with other occurrences of this species and accepted as correct.
Used given coordinates and added 500 ft. extent to cover crossing
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
HUC Subbasin: Baffin Bay
HUC Subwatershed Name: Radicha Creek
HUC 12 Code: 121102050702
Jurisdiction: Kleberg, Texas
Description: Radicha Creek at Fm 772
Latitude/Longitude: 27.36810 N, -97.74630 W
Error: 166.1 m


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