Misgurnus anguillicaudatus in Hawaii
Point map (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence introduced
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish No
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait Yes
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Brought in by Asian migrants in the 1800s; firmly established in Kaua'I, Maui, and O'ahu in the 1900s; originally introduced as food fish, but presently most often sought as a bait for shoreline fishing (Ref. 44091). Also Ref. 58302.

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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Welcomme, Robin L.
Modified by OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen
Checked by Yamamoto, Mike N.
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