NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Phractocephalus hemioliopterus
(redtail catfish)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID558210
GroupFishes
GenusPhractocephalus
Specieshemioliopterus
Common Nameredtail catfish
StateIN
CountyPorter
LocalityLake Michigan, Portage Lakefront Park, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
HUC8 NameLittle Calumet-Galien
HUC8 Number4040001
Map
Collection Day16
Collection Month6
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size24 inches TL; 8 lbs.
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/2/2014].

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