Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID163583
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateOR
LocalitySnake River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBrownlee Reservoir
HUC8 Number17050201
Map
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Collection Year1910
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14144
Author:Graham, K.
Date:1999
Title:A review of the biology and management of blue catfish.
Journal:American Fisheries Society Symposium
Volume:24
Pages:37-49
CommentsStocked in early 1900s. Presently extremely rare.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/20/2021].

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