Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys anisitsi
Pterygoplichthys anisitsi
(ParanĂ¡ Sailfin Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159786
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciesanisitsi
Common NameParaná Sailfin Catfish
StateTX
CountyHarris
LocalityBrays Bayou at MacGregor Park
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBuffalo-San Jacinto
HUC8 Number12040104
HUC10 NameBrays Bayou
HUC10 Number1204010404
HUC12 NameCountry Club Bayou-Brays Bayou
HUC12 Number120401040402
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month5
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13562
Author:Nico, L.G., and R.T. Martin
Date:2001
Title:The South American suckermouth armored catfish, Pterygoplichthys anisitsi (Pisces: Loricariidae), in Texas, with comments on foreign fish introductions in the American Southwest.
Journal:The Southwestern Naturalist
Volume:46
Issue:1
Pages:98-104
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult
Size390mm TL, 285mm SL
Number Preserved1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/21/2019].

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