Specimen Information

Clarias batrachus
Clarias batrachus
(Walking Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1457462
GroupFishes
GenusClarias
Speciesbatrachus
Common NameWalking Catfish
StateFL
CountyCollier
LocalityRookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig Cypress Swamp
HUC8 Number03090204
HUC10 NameHenderson Creek-Barron River Frontal
HUC10 Number0309020407
HUC12 NameHenderson Creek-Barron River Frontal
HUC12 Number030902040700
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year1978
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:167
Author:Courtenay, W.R., Jr.
Date:1978
Title:Additional range expansion in Florida of the introduced walking catfish
Journal:Environmental Conservation
Volume:5
Issue:4
Pages:273-275
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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