Ameiurus catus
Ameiurus catus
(White Catfish)
Native Transplant

12 results for Ameiurus catus (White Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
39229 NV Carson River at Woodford's, 48 km upriver from Schultz's ranch (site of plant)1880 16050200 Carsonestablished
38593 NVChurchillChurchill County1880 16000000 Great Basin Regionestablished
38597 NVElkoElko County1880  established
38596 NVEurekaEureka County1880 16000000 Great Basin Regionestablished
38592 NVHumboldtHumboldt County1880 16040000 Black Rock Desert-Humboldtestablished
38594 NVLanderLander County1880 16000000 Great Basinestablished
38598 NVNyeNye County1880  established
38591 NVWashoeWashoe County1880 16000000 Great Basinestablished
39227 NVWashoeWashoe Lake1880 16050102 Truckeeestablished
38599 NVWhite PineWhite Pine County1880 16060000 Central Nevada Desert Basinsestablished
40399 OR state non-specific1880 17000000 Pacific Northwest Regioncollected
45734 WA state non-specific1880 17000000 Pacific Northwest Regionfailed

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/3/2020].

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