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

Impact ID2536
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionPterygoplichthys "disjunctivus" are eaten by birds such as Double-crested Cormorants and Great Blue Herons, by fishes such as Longnose Gar, by American Alligators, and by Otters.
Reference26436
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2022].

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