Specimen Information

Pylodictis olivaris
Pylodictis olivaris
(Flathead Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1340511
GroupFishes
GenusPylodictis
Speciesolivaris
Common NameFlathead Catfish
StateMI
CountySaginaw
LocalityShiawassee River near Wickes Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSaginaw
HUC8 Number04080206
HUC10 NameSaginaw River
HUC10 Number0408020602
HUC12 NameCrow Island-Saginaw River
HUC12 Number040802060201
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month6
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29022
Author:National Fish Habitat Partnership.
Date:2016
Title:National Fish Habitat Partnership database
Commentsa second one collected the next day; from NFHP data; Bailey and Smith (1981) say not native to Lake Huron tributaries
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/16/2021].

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