Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID153417
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateVA
LocalityJames drainage, lower
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower James
HUC8 Number02080206
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:706
Author:Jenkins, R.E., and N.M. Burkhead.
Date:1994
Title:Freshwater fishes of Virginia.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:1079 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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