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Weed Shiner
Notropis texanus
Specimen Details

Verbatim Donor Data

Donor Family: None
Donor Genus: Notropis
Donor Species: texanus
Donor Hybrid Species: None
Donor Subspecies: None
Donor Num Specimens: 1
Donor Preparation: 1 alcohol; 0 skeleton: 0 clr&stained
Donor Collector: J. J. Loos, E. Anderson - ANSP Dept. Limnology
Donor Determiner: J.Loos, E.Jankowski, 1975
Donor Specimen Notes: group_number: 22A |
Donor Collected Date: 1973.August.17-1973.August.17
Donor Field Number: NEC73-2
Donor Drainage: None
Donor Country: USA
Donor State: Texas
Donor County: Orange/Jefferson Co.
Donor Locality: Neches River, between Light No.54 and Light No.51, upstream from Clark Island.
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: salinity: F | \remarks: Neches River sta.2.
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: ° ' ''
Donor Longitude DMS: ° ' ''


J.J. Loos
E. Anderson
None Academy of Natural Science Philadelphia Department of Limnology

Collecting Event

Collected: Aug. 17, 1973
Collecting Event ID: 11665
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Taxon: Notropis texanus
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.
Could not find the numbers of lights along the waterway. Georeferenced point on McFadden Bend Cutoff at the midpoint of the Dupont operations and used distance to first levee upstream of Clark Island that crossed the Neches River as the extent.
Given coordinates not accurate or too imprecise.
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
HUC Subbasin: Lower Neches
HUC Subwatershed Name: Grays Bayou-Neches River
HUC 12 Code: 120200030407
Jurisdiction: Jefferson, Texas
Description: Neches River, McFadden Cutoff at DuPont plant.
Latitude/Longitude: 30.02161 N, -94.02760 W
Error: 3875.3 m


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