Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys sp.
Pterygoplichthys sp.
(sailfin armored catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1546902
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciessp.
Common Namesailfin armored catfish
StateFL
CountyIndian River
LocalityBlue Cypress Conservation Area
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper St. Johns
HUC8 Number03080101
HUC10 NameBlue Cypress Lake-St. Johns River
HUC10 Number0308010102
HUC12 NameNorth St. Johns Marsh
HUC12 Number030801010203
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month3
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33259
Author:Schofield, P.J.
Date:2019
Title:Fish Slam Data - Vero, Florida, Spring March 26-27, 2019
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierU.S. Geological Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/13/2020].

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