NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys sp.
(sailfin catfish)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID630828
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciessp.
Common Namesailfin catfish
StateMD
CountyMontgomery
LocalityLake Marion, in Montgomery Village
HUC8 NameMiddle Potomac-Catoctin
HUC8 Number2070008
Map
Collection Day9
Collection Month5
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
CommentsFound dead on shore
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordstate
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/18/2014].

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