Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Native Transplant

421 results for Ictalurus punctatus (Channel Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
164485 NC Cape Fear (HUC6) non-specific1920 03030000 Cape Fearestablished
269348 NC Cape Fear (HUC6) non-specific1986 03030000 Cape Fearestablished
37020 NC Cape Fear (HUC6) non-specific1991 03030000 Cape Fearestablished
37018 NC Catawba drainage1991 03050101 Upper Catawbaestablished
37023 NC Neuse (HUC6) non-specific1991 03020200 Neuseestablished
37025 NC Roanoke (HUC6) non-specific1991 03010100 Roanokeestablished
37017 NC Broad drainage1991 03050105 Upper Broadestablished
37021 NC Cape Fear drainage1991 03030007 Northeast Cape Fearestablished
37026 NC Chowan drainage1991 03010203 Chowanestablished
36861 NC state non-specific1976  collected
269351 NC Tar drainage1986 03020103 Lower Tarestablished
37024 NC Tar drainage1991 03020103 Lower Tarestablished
269346 NC Upper Pee Dee (HUC6) non-specific1986 03040100 Upper Pee Deeestablished
37019 NC Yadkin drainage1991 03040101 Upper Yadkinestablished
748368 NCAlamanceHaw River at and above mouth of Alamance Creek and Swepsonville, 6-7.0 air miles SE center Burlington1997 03030002 Hawestablished
748354 NCAnsonBrown Creek, in Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge, 1.3 air miles E off US 52, 6.5 air miles N Wadesboro2003 03040104 Upper Pee Deeestablished
748352 NCBeaufortPlantation Fish Farm near Pantego1997 03020104 Pamlicoestablished
1428677 NCBeaufortTar River, NCWRC site TAR12016 03020104 Pamlicoestablished
748324 NCBertie[?=Chowan River] near Colerain (caught 1.5 miles above fishery)1961 03010203 Chowanestablished
1428638 NCBertieKeel Creek, NCWRC site CWN332016 03010203 Chowanestablished
1428586 NCBertieMiddle River, NCWRC site CAS12016 03010107 Lower Roanokeestablished
748403 NCBertieRoanoke River at 10 mile board [near Plymouth]1957 03010107 Lower Roanokeestablished
748405 NCBertieRoanoke River, Middle River1956 03010107 Lower Roanokeestablished
1428337 NCBertieRoanoke River, NCWRC site 10LMB01MRKE2012 03010107 Lower Roanokeestablished
1428670 NCBertieRoanoke River, NCWRC site 10LMB02MRKE2010 03010107 Lower Roanokeestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/23/2024].

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