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    Identification Suspect?
    Examined? Yes No


    Mimic Shiner
    Notropis volucellus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Hybopsis
    Donor Species: blennius
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 0
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: D. S. JORDAN & CH. H. GILBERT
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: none
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: SAN ANTONIO
    Donor Country: United States
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Comal
    Donor Locality: Rio Comal (=Comal Creek) into Guadalupe Riverat New Braunfels
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    David Starr Jordan
    Charles H. Gilbert

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Jan. 1, 1882 - Dec. 31, 1891
    Collecting Event ID: 6884
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Taxon: Notropis volucellus
    Determiner: Agent object
    Staff Notes:
    anterior lateral scales elevated (3); 8 anal rays (1); specimens very brittle and difficult to manipulate; one specimen may be something different (has more terminal mouth and scales do not appear to be as elevated), but can\'t be confident enough to pull
    Specimen examined and identified.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: No data


    Locality Photos
    There are no locality photos available yet.
    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: Middle Guadalupe
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Dry Comal River-Guadalupe River
    HUC 12 Code: 121002020106
    Jurisdiction: Comal, Texas
    Description: Comal and Guadalupe River confluence
    Latitude/Longitude: 29.70434 N, -98.11379 W
    Error: 43.7 m


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