Ameiurus catus
Ameiurus catus
(White Catfish)
Native Transplant

13 results for Ameiurus catus (White Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
268614 OH Lake Erie1986 04260000 Lake Eriecollected
269331 OH Muskingum River drainage1986 05040004 Muskingumestablished
39915 OH Ohio River adjacent to eastern Ohio1981 05030106 Upper Ohio-Wheelingunknown
860002 OH Little Miami River1970 05090202 Little Miamiunknown
860003 OH Little Miami River1994 05090202 Little Miamiunknown
39916 OHBelmontOhio River (R.M. 84.2) at Pike Island Lock & Dam [~5 mi above Wheeling, WV]1967 05030106 Upper Ohio-Wheelingunknown
39913 OHErieKelleys Island, Lake Erie1953 04260000 Lake Eriefailed
39912 OHHamiltonSpringdale Lake near Cincinnati1981 05090203 Middle Ohio-Laugheryestablished
39917 OHJeffersonOhio River at New Cumberland Locks and Dam, near Stratton, Knox Township1968 05030101 Upper Ohioestablished
39914 OHOttawaLake Erie, south of Green Island1981 04260000 Lake Eriefailed
40047 OHOttawaSandusky Bay, Lake Erie1939 04260000 Lake Eriefailed
39910 OHOttawaSandusky Bay, Lake Erie1981 04260000 Lake Eriefailed
39911 OHStarkSippo Lake east of Canton1981 05040001 Tuscarawascollected

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/1/2024].

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