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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: F. Chapman Grant
Donor Determiner: None
Donor Specimen Notes: None
Donor Collected Date: none
Donor Field Number: None
Donor Drainage: Rio Grande
Donor Country: United States
Donor State: Texas
Donor County: Maverick
Donor Locality: Eagle Pass, Rio Grande
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: None
Donor Longitude DMS: None


F. Chapman Grant

Collecting Event

Collected: Jan. 1, 1914 - Dec. 31, 1914
Collecting Event ID: 2748
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Collecting Event Field Notes

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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.
Extent covers river in town vicinity
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
HUC Subbasin: San Ambrosia-Santa Isabel
HUC Subwatershed Name: Seco Creek-Rio Grande
HUC 12 Code: 130800020702
Jurisdiction: Maverick, Texas
Description: Rio Grande at Eagle Pass
Latitude/Longitude: 28.71106 N, -100.50900 W
Error: 4840.9 m


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