Pterygoplichthys sp.
Pterygoplichthys sp.
(sailfin armored catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

5 results for Pterygoplichthys sp. (sailfin armored catfish)
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Specimen IDCommon NameStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
271305 Paraná Sailfin CatfishTXFort BendDitch C (as named by Fort Bend County engineers)[sw of Houston; south of Highlands Square]2010 12070104 Lower Brazosestablished
1657909 Vermiculated Sailfin CatfishTXFort BendDry Creek, upstream of Smithers Lake2021 12070104 Lower Brazosestablished
1676938 sailfin armored catfishTXFort BendRiverstone, Sugar Land, TX, US2021 12070104 Lower Brazosunknown
624186 Paraná Sailfin CatfishTXFort BendSeabourne Creek at Seabourne Park2014 12070104 Lower Brazosestablished
1676953 sailfin armored catfishTXFort BendUniversity Blvd, Sugar Land, TX, US2021 12070104 Lower Brazosunknown

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/21/2022].

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