NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID550846
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciespardalis
Common NameAmazon Sailfin Catfish
StateFL
CountyDeSoto
LocalityHorse Creek above State Road 70 beginning approximately 1000 m north of bridge span and extending about 100 m upstream
HUC8 NamePeace
HUC8 Number3100101
Map
Collection Day27
Collection Month7
Collection Year2006
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 175859
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/16/2014].

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