Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Native Transplant

13 results for Ictalurus furcatus (Blue Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
161395 FL Aplachicola River from the dam to RM 10 (the limit of FLFWCC sampling)1999 03130011 Apalachicolaestablished
161397 FL Choctawhatchee River1998 03140203 Lower Choctawhatcheeunknown
161407 FL Escambia River1996 03140305 Escambiaestablished
161402 FL Yellow River drainage1998 03140103 Yellowunknown
161394 FLCalhounApalachicola River just north of Ocheese boat ramp1995 03130011 Apalachicolaestablished
293491 FLEscambiaLittle Escambia Creek1996 03140304 Lower Conecuhestablished
272645 FLEscambiaLittle Escambia Creek north of Pensacola1996 03140304 Lower Conecuhestablished
256406 FLEscambiaLittle Escambia Creek north of Pensacola2004 03140304 Lower Conecuhunknown
154428 FLGilchristSuwannee River at Rock Bluff2002 03110205 Lower Suwanneefailed
1321919 FLGilchristSuwannee River near community of Rock Bluff (west of High Springs near County Road 340 crossing)2002 03110205 Lower Suwanneeestablished
1676127 FLGulfDead Lakes, Wewahitchka, FL, US2020 03130012 Chipola 
31960 FLOkaloosaMetts Pond on Eglin Air Force Base in the panhandle, western Okaloosa County1968 03140103 Yellowfailed
256405 FLWashingtonChoctawhatcheee River near Caryville2008 03140203 Lower Choctawhatcheeunknown

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/4/2023].

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