Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Native Transplant

9 results for Ictalurus furcatus (Blue Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1545034 DESussexBroad Creek, near Phillips Landing (tidal)2015 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
1545037 DESussexDeep Creek, at confluence with Nanticoke River (tidal)2017 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
271929 DESussexNanticoke River2010 02080109 Nanticokeunknown
1545035 DESussexNanticoke River (tidal)2015 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
1545039 DESussexNanticoke River, hatchery to state line (tidal)2019 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
1545033 DESussexNanticoke River, at Seaford boat ramp (tidal)2015 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
1545036 DESussexNanticoke River, below Rt 13 Bridge (tidal)2016 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
1545038 DESussexNanticoke River, below Seaford to above hatchery (tidal)2019 02080109 Nanticokeestablished
1674758 DESussexNanticoke River, Seaford, DE, US2020 02080109 Nanticoke 

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/9/2023].

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