Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Native Transplant

381 results for Ameiurus melas (Black Bullhead)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
27745 AZ Colorado River - whole length of state1980 15030101 Havasu-Mohave Lakesestablished
27706 AZ Colorado River - whole length of state1980 15030101 Havasu-Mohave Lakesestablished
27746 AZ Gila River, whole length1980 15050100 Middle Gilaestablished
27707 AZ Salt and Gila drainages1980 15070101 Lower Gila-Painted Rock Reservoirestablished
27747 AZ Salt River1980 15060106 Lower Saltestablished
299975 AZ San Pedro River north of Mexican border1970 15050100 Middle Gilaestablished
275917 AZCoconinoColorado River near confluence with Little Colorado River2003 15010001 Lower Colorado-Marble Canyonestablished
1335047 AZGilaTrout Creek.2004 15060105 Tontoestablished
300016 AZMaricopaCentral Arizona Project Canal1970 15060106 Lower Saltestablished
295486 AZMaricopaCentral Arizona Project Canal2000 15060106 Lower Saltestablished
300001 AZMaricopaSalt River between Stewart Mtn. Dam and Granite Reef Diversion Dam1970 15060106 Lower Saltestablished
300044 AZMaricopaSalt River Project Canals1970 15060106 Lower Saltestablished
158254 AZMohaveLake Mead National Recreation Area1999 15010005 Lake Meadestablished
1335110 AZMohaveLittlefield1975 15010010 Lower Virginestablished
1335109 AZMohaveLittlefield, Main stream of Virgin River at mouth of Beaver Dam Wash.1975 15010010 Lower Virginestablished
1335122 AZMohaveVirgin River at Littlefield.1973 15010010 Lower Virginestablished
300026 AZPinalFlorence-Casa Grande Canal above Pima Lateral Canal1970 15050100 Middle Gilaestablished
299988 AZPinalGila River between Coolidge Dam and Ashurst-Hayden Diversion Dam1970 15050100 Middle Gilaestablished
295423 AZPinalGila River between Coolidge Dam and Ashurst-Hayden Diversion Dam2000 15050100 Middle Gilaestablished
28074 AZYumaColorado River at Yuma1904 15030107 Lower Coloradoestablished
28955 CA Colorado drainage1976 15030100 Lower Coloradoestablished
28950 CA L.A. Basin1976 18070105 Los Angelesestablished
28944 CA Upper Klamath drainage1976 18010206 Upper Klamathestablished
29515 CA upper portions of the Santa Clara River system1977 18070102 Santa Claraestablished
28953 CA Salton Sea drainage1976 18100204 Salton Seaestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2023].

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