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Mimic Shiner
Notropis volucellus
Specimen Details

Verbatim Donor Data

Donor Family: None
Donor Genus: Notropis
Donor Species: volucellus
Donor Hybrid Species: None
Donor Subspecies: None
Donor Num Specimens: 1
Donor Preparation: None
Donor Collector: None
Donor Determiner: C. Scott
Donor Specimen Notes: presence in collection: X | boxed: 41 | SL: 53 |
Donor Collected Date: 1973.10.20
Donor Field Number: None
Donor Drainage: None
Donor Country: None
Donor State: None
Donor County: None
Donor Locality: Clear Fork Creek, 6 miles E Colmesneil farm road 256, Tyler Co., TX, Neches River drainage
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: None
Donor Longitude DMS: None
No collector information is available for this record.

Collecting Event

Collected: Oct. 20, 1973
Collecting Event ID: 22219
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Collecting Event Field Notes

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Taxon: Notropis volucellus
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.
At this crossing, Clear Fork Creek is indistinct, similar to a bog. The extent is broader to account for the vague creek location.
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
HUC Subbasin: Lower Neches
HUC Subwatershed Name: Bean Creek-Wolf Creek
HUC 12 Code: 120200030201
Jurisdiction: Tyler, Texas
Description: Clear Fork Creek at FM 256
Latitude/Longitude: 30.87681 N, -94.31214 W
Error: 585.7 m


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