Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus
Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus
(Vermiculated Sailfin Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1406715
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciesdisjunctivus
Common NameVermiculated Sailfin Catfish
StateFL
CountyGilchrist
LocalitySanta Fe River, at Rum Island [just W of High Springs]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSanta Fe
HUC8 Number03110206
HUC10 NameRiver Rise-Sante Fe River
HUC10 Number0311020605
HUC12 NameGinnie Springs
HUC12 Number031102060506
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month6
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsCollected during a turtle survey.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size22 in.
Photo
Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus
Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus
Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/17/2024].

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