NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID614626
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciespardalis
Common NameAmazon Sailfin Catfish
StateFL
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityDitches among sugar cane, Belle Glade, FL about 5 km NW of the intersection of US 98 & CR 880
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number3090202
Map
Collection Day29
Collection Month1
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18857
Date:2009
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUF 182442
VerifierRobins, R.H.
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
No Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/24/2014].

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