Specimen Information

Polyodon spathula
Polyodon spathula
(Paddlefish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1469558
GroupFishes
GenusPolyodon
Speciesspathula
Common NamePaddlefish
StateTX
CountyBowie
LocalityWright Patman Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Sulpher
HUC8 Number11140302
HUC10 NameSulphur River-Wright Patman Lake
HUC10 Number1114030206
HUC12 NameWebster Creek-Wright Patman Lake
HUC12 Number111403020606
Map
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Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30788
Author:Texas Parks & Wildlife Department.
Date:2018
Title:Lake Survey Reports
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Inland Fisheries Division
Reference 2
Ref. Number:30787
Author:Bister, T.J., and J.D. Lechelt.
Date:2016
Title:Fisheries Management Survey Report: Lake Wright Patman
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Inland Fisheries Division
Pages:35 pp
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierTexas Parks & Wildlife Department
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked11,991


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/24/2022].

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