Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Native Transplant

20 results for Ictalurus punctatus (Channel Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
31198 DE coastal plain portion of the Delmarva1976 02040207 Broadkill-Smyrnaestablished
31125 DE state non-specific1991 02000000 Mid Atlantic Regionestablished
268181 DE Upper Chesapeake (HUC6) non-specific1981 02060000 Upper Chesapeakeestablished
242619 DEKentHaven Pond (=Haven Lake)2007 02040207 Broadkill-Smyrnaunknown
31121 DEKentLake Como1983 02040207 Broadkill-Smyrnaestablished
31122 DEKentLake Como1991 02040207 Broadkill-Smyrnaestablished
31123 DEKentSilver Lake at Dover1992 02040207 Broadkill-Smyrnaestablished
242621 DEKentSilver Lake, Milford, DE2007 02040207 Broadkill-Smyrnaunknown
1677755 DENew Castle[No locality description provided]2017 02040205 Brandywine-Christina 
242618 DENew CastleBecks Pond1995 02040205 Brandywine-Christinaestablished
242615 DENew CastleChesapeake and Delaware Canal1992 02040205 Brandywine-Christinaestablished
268694 DENew CastleDelaware River1986 02040204 Delaware Bayestablished
31117 DENew CastleDelaware River1991 02040204 Delaware Bayestablished
31124 DENew CastleLums Pond1991 02040205 Brandywine-Christinacollected
242616 DENew CastleNoxontown Lake, downstream from Wiggins Mill1984 02040205 Brandywine-Christinaestablished
242620 DESussexAbbotts Pond2007 02040207 Broadkill-Smyrnaunknown
31119 DESussexMillsboro Pond near Millsboro1981 02040303 Chincoteagueestablished
31120 DESussexMillsboro Pond near Millsboro1991 02040303 Chincoteagueestablished
31118 DESussexNanticoke River [Location approximate, hand plotted]1991 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
242617 DESussexNanticoke River [Location approximate, hand plotted]2007 02080109 Nanticokeestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/23/2024].

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