Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Native Transplant

31 results for Ictalurus punctatus (Channel Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
237444 PR state non-specific1956 21010000 Puerto Ricoestablished
237826 PRAdjuntasGuayo Reservoir (Lago Guayo)2007 21010003 Culebrinas-Guanajiboestablished
242925 PRAguas BuenasLa Zapera Creek, next to road PR-173, Sumidero Ward2007 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
42328 PRAreciboDos Bocas Reservoir1938 21010002 Cibuco-Guajatacaestablished
237825 PRAreciboDos Bocas Reservoir2007 21010002 Cibuco-Guajatacaestablished
242926 PRCaguasCanas River, next to road PR-175, San Antonio Ward2007 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
237078 PRCaguasNaranjito Creek (Turabo River)2006 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
1679925 PRCayey[No locality description provided]2021 21010005 Eastern Puerto Rico 
42327 PRCidraCidra Reservoir [=Lago de Cidra]1938 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
237824 PRCidraCidra Reservoir [=Lago de Cidra]2007 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
237822 PRGuayamaCarite Reservoir2007 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
242929 PRLaresBlanco River, north of road PR-431, Espino Ward2006 21010003 Culebrinas-Guanajiboestablished
242930 PRLaresPrieto River, next to road PR-431, Pezuela Ward2006 21010003 Culebrinas-Guanajiboestablished
748475 PRLaresRío Blanco, Rt. 132, 4.0 km S of Lares2006 21010003 Culebrinas-Guanajiboestablished
237827 PRNaranjitoLa Plata Reservoir2007 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
237830 PRPatillasPatillas Reservoir2007 21010004 Southern Puerto Ricoestablished
748476 PRSan JuanRío Cañas, Rt. 175, [ca. 6.0 km N] Caguas2007 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
42329 PRTrujillo AltoLoiza Reservoir1938 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
237828 PRTrujillo AltoLoiza Reservoir2007 21010005 Eastern Puerto Ricoestablished
237821 PRUtuadoCaonillas Reservoir2007 21010002 Cibuco-Guajatacaestablished
238297 PRVillalbaGuayabal Reservoir2007 21010004 Southern Puerto Ricoestablished
237831 PRVillalbaToa Vaca Reservoir2007 21010004 Southern Puerto Ricoestablished
242928 PRYaucoLoco River, next to the bridge of road PR-368, Susua Alta Ward2006 21010004 Southern Puerto Ricoestablished
860087 PRYaucoLucchetti Reservoir (Lago Lucchetti)1992 21010004 Southern Puerto Ricoestablished
860088 PRYaucoLucchetti Reservoir (Lago Lucchetti)1993 21010004 Southern Puerto Ricoestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/22/2024].

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