Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1401637
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateCO
LocalityAlamosa-Trinchera drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameAlamosa-Trinchera
HUC8 Number13010002
Map
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Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:275
Author:Lee, D.S., C.R. Gilbert, C.H. Hocutt, R.E. Jenkins, D.E. McAllister, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr.
Date:1980
Title:Atlas of North American Freshwater Fishes.
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural History
Issue:12
Pages:854 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:313
Author:Ellis, M.M.
Date:1914
Title:Fishes of Colorado.
Journal:University of Colorado Studies
Publisher:University of Colorado Studies
Volume:11
Issue:1
Pages:5-136
CommentsNot native to Rio Grande basin in Colorado (Ellis 1914).
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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