Data about <i>Gambusia affinis</i>

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Distribution

 
latitude min
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-34 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
latitude max
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51.18 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude min
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-159 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude max
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152.53 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
geographic distribution includes
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Gulf of Mexico
World Register of Marine Species  
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New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone
World Register of Marine Species  
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North and Central America: Mississippi River basin from central Indiana and Illinois in USA south to Gulf of Mexico and Gulf Slope drainages west to Mexico
FishBase  
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North West Atlantic
World Register of Marine Species  

Physical Description

 
body length (CMO)
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7 cm female
FishBase  
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4.0 cm male or unsexed
FishBase  

Ecology

 
habitat
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backwater
Environments - EOL project  
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bay
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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fishpond
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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freshwater habitat
IUCN  
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lagoon
Environments - EOL project  
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lake
Environments - EOL project  
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Large river biome
Environments - EOL project  
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marsh
Environments - EOL project  
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plateau
Environments - EOL project  
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pond
Environments - EOL project  
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river
Environments - EOL project  
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saline marsh
Environments - EOL project  
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saline marsh
Environments - EOL project  
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saline water
Environments - EOL project  
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sand
Environments - EOL project  
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savanna
Environments - EOL project  
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sea grass bed
Environments - EOL project  
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sea water
Environments - EOL project  
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spring
Environments - EOL project  
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stream
Environments - EOL project  
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tributary
Environments - EOL project  
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wetland
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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brackish water environment
FishBase  
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freshwater environment
FishBase  
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freshwater environment
FishBase  
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marine habitat
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
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oceanic benthopelagic zone biome
FishBase  
 
water depth min
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0.05 m
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water depth max
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2 m
OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

 
onset of fertility
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90 days female
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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90 days male
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
total life span max
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3 years
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
life span max
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3 years
FishBase  

Physiology and Cell Biology

 
pH min
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6.0
FishBase  
 
pH max
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8.0
FishBase  

Conservation

 
population trend
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Stable
IUCN  
 
conservation status
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least concern
IUCN  
 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Database and Repository Coverage

 
type specimen repository
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National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (USNM)
National Museum of Natural History Collections  
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National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (USNM)
National Museum of Natural History Collections  

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