NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys anisitsi
(ParanĂ¡ Sailfin Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID550787
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciesanisitsi
Common NameParaná Sailfin Catfish
StateTX
CountyHarris
LocalitySims Bayou just upstream from State Highway 35 at Hemingway Avenue (Houston area)
HUC8 NameBuffalo-San Jacinto
HUC8 Number12040104
Map
Collection Day17
Collection Month5
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25899
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2013
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/14301
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUF 111709
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/29/2014].

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