USGS Nonindigenous Aquatic Species database

The database has been established as a central repository for spatially referenced biogeographic accounts of introduced aquatic species. The program provides scientific reports, online/realtime queries, spatial data sets, regional contact lists, and general information. The data is made available for use by biologists, interagency groups, and the general public.

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BF_GBIF_3 (

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated June 23, 2017, 14:51 (UTC)
Created June 23, 2017, 14:51 (UTC)
Access constraints internal
Contact email
Dataset language eng
Dataset reference date 2013-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid BF_GBIF_3
Licence We strongly encourage authors to contact our staff before using the data to make sure they are used correctly. Co-authorship is requested when warranted.
Metadata date 2013-03-08
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Responsible party U.S. Geological Survey
Responsible party role Principal Investigator
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1850-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2013-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota, inlandWaters
harvest_object_id cc62edb9-e010-4fc6-92ff-afc4d74129ee
harvest_source_id 65f99de1-ecac-4e1d-9081-b5dcd8eedffd
harvest_source_title fip-mdb