NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID645200
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciessp.
Common Namesailfin catfish
StateGA
CountyFulton
LocalityChattahoochee River at Jones Bridge Boat Ramp
HUC8 NameUpper Chattahoochee
HUC8 Number3130001
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Collection Day6
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Comments"Fish was found moving lethargically near boat ramp."
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2014].

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