Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1385051
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateGA
CountyClay
Localitybelow the dam of Lake Eufala [Walter F. George Reservoir]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Chattahoochee
HUC8 Number03130004
HUC10 NameCemochehobee Creek-Chattahoochee River
HUC10 Number0313000401
HUC12 NameMcRay Mill Creek-Chattahoochee River
HUC12 Number031300040104
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29726
Author:Davis, E.
Date:2010
Title:Alabama Catfish Prospects
Journal:Alabama Game and Fish
Volume:2010
Issue:Sept 28
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size65 lbs


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/24/2021].

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