Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1335049
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateCA
CountySan Diego
LocalityEscondido Creek. Maps: 250k - Santa Ana; 24k - Rancho Santa Fe; 100k - Oceanside.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Luis Rey-Escondido
HUC8 Number18070303
HUC10 NameEscondido Creek
HUC10 Number1807030304
HUC12 NameLower Escondido Creek
HUC12 Number180703030402
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month5
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26212
Author:GBIF
Date:2013
Title:Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
Publisher:Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29152
Author:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Date:2016
Title:NMNH Extant Specimen and Observation Records
Publisher:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNMNH Extant Specimen and Observation Records
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 373750
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/15/2019].

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