Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Native Transplant

21 results for Ictalurus furcatus (Blue Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
269335 VA James (HUC6) non-specific1986 02080200 Jamesestablished
166827 VA James River1999 02080205 Middle James-Williscollected
253764 VA James River2008 02080205 Middle James-Willisestablished
262005 VA James River2009 02080205 Middle James-Willisestablished
153417 VA James drainage, lower1994 02080206 Lower Jamescollected
269336 VA Rappahannock drainage, upper1986 02080103 Rapidan-Upper Rappahannockestablished
268180 VA western division of Piedmont (Potomac drainage)1981 02070007 Shenandoahestablished
1247726 VAChesapeakeNorthwest River in Chesapeake2016 03010205 Albemarleestablished
1247725 VAChesapeakeNorthwest River in Chesapeake2016 03010205 Albemarleestablished
45278 VAFairfaxmiddle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan drainage1994 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
45609 VAFairfaxPotomac River, Fairfax County, just below Washington D.C.1994 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquancollected
281948 VAHalifaxRoanoke River, at John H. Kerr Reservoir near Clarksville2011 03010102 Middle Roanokeestablished
45465 VAHenricoJames River1977 02080206 Lower Jamesestablished
262126 VAHenricoJames River, south side, near Richmond2009 02080206 Lower Jamesestablished
45277 VALancasterRappahannock River, lower portion1974 02080101 Lower Chesapeake Bayestablished
45463 VALancasterRappahannock River, lower portion1975 02080101 Lower Chesapeake Bayestablished
45464 VALancasterRappahannock River, lower portion1977 02080101 Lower Chesapeake Bayestablished
45274 VALouisaLake Anna1994 02080106 Pamunkeyestablished
45279 VANewport NewsJames River, lower1994 02080206 Lower Jamesestablished
747548 VAPetersburgAppomattox River, ca. 1 mile reach below (E of) I-95 crossing, on N side of Petersburg2012 02080207 Appomattoxestablished
747570 VAPrince GeorgePowell Creek, lower tidal reach ca. 1.9 river miles above mouth, near mouth of tributary, ca.7.1 air miles ESE of Hopewell2010 02080206 Lower Jamesestablished

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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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