Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1335151
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateNC
CountyCabarrus
LocalityAnderson Creek, on Highway 601, [ca. 19.4 air miles ENE center Charlotte]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRocky
HUC8 Number03040105
HUC10 NameMiddle Rocky River
HUC10 Number0304010503
HUC12 NameMuddy Creek-Rocky River
HUC12 Number030401050307
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month6
Collection Year1961
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:25976
Author:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Date:2013
Title:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences ichthyology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, http://data.gbif.org/datasets/resource/8099
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
CommentsData from GBIF data index - original values
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 23727
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2021].

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