Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID157982
Common NameBlack Bullhead
LocalityGreen River at Dinosaur National Monument
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Green-Diamond
HUC8 Number14060010
HUC10 NameGarden Creek-Green River
HUC10 Number1406001006
HUC12 NameMoonshine Draw-Green River
HUC12 Number140600100605
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13672
Author:Tilmant, J.T.
Title:Management of nonindigenous aquatic fish in the U.S. National Park System.
Journal:Paper presented at the 129th Annual Meeting of The American Fisheries Society, Charlotte, North Carolina, September 1, 1999.
CommentsNo data on residency or abundance in park.
Record TypeLiterature

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/21/2019].

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