NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID627096
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciesanisitsi
Common NameParaná Sailfin Catfish
StateTX
CountyCameron
LocalityResaca del Rancho Viejo
HUC8 NameSouth Laguna Madre
HUC8 Number12110208
Map
Collection Day22
Collection Month3
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
CommentsCaught in shallow water near vegetation
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size~16 inches TL
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/22/2014].

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