Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1335106
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateMD
CountyDorchester
LocalitySmall tributary of Nanticoke River at Route 392, just E of Wheatley Road, 2 miles E of Finchville
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNanticoke
HUC8 Number2080109
HUC10 NameUpper Nanticoke River
HUC10 Number0208010904
HUC12 NameGales Creek-Nanticoke River
HUC12 Number020801090406
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month8
Collection Year1977
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:25899
Author:Florida Museum of Natural History
Date:2013
Title:Florida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://www.gbif.org/dataset/eccf4b09-f0c8-462d-a48c-41a7ce36815a
Publisher:Florida Museum of Natural History
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberUF 169647
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/24/2019].

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