Specimen Information

Clarias batrachus
Clarias batrachus
(Walking Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1321690
GroupFishes
GenusClarias
Speciesbatrachus
Common NameWalking Catfish
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityIndian River Lagoon
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
Map
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Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:426
Author:Gilmore, R.G.
Date:1977
Title:Fishes of the Indian River lagoon and adjacent waters, Florida.
Journal:Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences
Volume:22
Issue:3
Pages:101-148
CommentsLocation is in the center of the range sampled
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineBrackish


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/3/2021].

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