NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys pardalis
(Amazon Sailfin Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID42594
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciespardalis
Common NameAmazon Sailfin Catfish
StateSC
CountyCherokee
LocalityBroad River at Ninety-Nine Island Dam in Cherokee County
HUC8 NameUpper Broad
HUC8 Number3050105
Map
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18857
Date:2009
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History.
Commentssee Leo Nico (USGS) for info; cf. pardalis
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordnation
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUF 93286
VerifierSteve Walsh - USGS/BR, Gainesville, FL
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
No Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/18/2014].

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