Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Native Transplant

14 results for Ameiurus melas (Black Bullhead)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
239121 WA Columbia River1905 17020010 Upper Columbia-Entiatestablished
238996 WA Columbia River, middle2003 17070105 Middle Columbia-Hoodcollected
238997 WA Snake River2003 17060100 Lower Snakecollected
45907 WA state non-specific1979 17000000 Pacific Northwest Regionestablished
1335168 WABentonUNNAMED POND NEAR BOARDMAN1961 17070101 Middle Columbia-Lake Wallulaestablished
166590 WAGrantPriest Rapids Lake (Reservoir)2003 17020016 Upper Columbia-Priest Rapidscollected
240513 WASpokaneDowns Lake2005 17060108 Palouseestablished
239698 WASpokaneEloika Lake2005 17010308 Little Spokaneestablished
244699 WAWalla WallaWalla Walla River1977 17070102 Walla Wallaestablished
166592 WAWhitmanLower Granite Reservoir2003 17060107 Lower Snake-Tucannoncollected
240919 WAYakimaI-82 Pond #32005 17030003 Lower Yakimaestablished
240936 WAYakimaI-82 Pond #52005 17030003 Lower Yakimaestablished
166589 WAYakimaYakima River, below the Sunnyside Dam1997 17030003 Lower Yakimacollected
238992 WAYakimaYakima River, below the Sunnyside Dam1999 17030003 Lower Yakimacollected

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/23/2024].

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