Hypostomus plecostomus
Hypostomus plecostomus
(Suckermouth Catfish)

9 results for Hypostomus plecostomus (Suckermouth Catfish)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
544915 TXBexarSan Antonio River approxmately 0.9 km upstream of SE Military Drive2004 12100301 Upper San Antonioestablished
614644 TXBexarSan Antonio River between Ave. A and Hildebrand1977 12100301 Upper San Antonioestablished
614645 TXBexarSan Antonio River between Ave. A and Hildebrand1977 12100301 Upper San Antonioestablished
43815 TXComalComal Springs [in New Braunfels]1991 12100202 Middle Guadalupeestablished
44273 TXComalLanda Lake (headwaters of the Comal River)1990 12100202 Middle Guadalupecollected
164818 TXHarrisWhite Oak Bayou, in the fully concreted section, below the flow restriction device upstream from North Houston Rosslyn Rd. in northwest Houston, Texas2004 12040104 Buffalo-San Jacintofailed
550780 TXHaysSan Marcos River at I-352011 12100203 San Marcosestablished
1472141 TXHidalgoDelta Lake2012 12110208 South Laguna Madreestablished
160055 TXVal VerdeSan Felipe Creek2004 13080001 Elm-Sycamoreestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/6/2023].

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