Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID163586
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateSC
CountyBerkeley
LocalitySantee-Cooper Reservoir (Lake Marion)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Marion
HUC8 Number03050111
HUC10 NameLake Marion-Santee River
HUC10 Number0305011101
HUC12 NameLake Marion-Santee River
HUC12 Number030501110109
Map
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Collection Year1965
Year AccuracyActual
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
CommentsOne of the most popular blue catfish fisheries.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/1/2021].

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