Specimen Information

Pylodictis olivaris
Pylodictis olivaris
(Flathead Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1340760
GroupFishes
GenusPylodictis
Speciesolivaris
Common NameFlathead Catfish
StateVA
CountyKing and Queen
LocalityMattaponi River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMattaponi
HUC8 Number02080105
HUC10 NameGarnetts Creek-Mattaponi River
HUC10 Number0208010506
HUC12 NameCourthouse Creek-Mattaponi River
HUC12 Number020801050602
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29680
Author:Schmitt, J.D., E.M. Hallerman, A. Bunch, Z. Moran, J.A. Emmel, and D.J. Orth.
Date:2017
Title:Predation and prey selectivity by nonnative catfish on migrating alosines in an Atlantic slope estuary
Journal:Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science
Volume:9
Issue:1
Pages:108-125
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size602 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/29/2022].

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