Specimen Information

Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID164850
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciespunctatus
Common NameChannel Catfish
StateCO
LocalityColorado drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters
HUC8 Number14010001
Map
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Collection Year1880
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:808
Author:Behnke, R.J., and D.E. Benson.
Date:1980
Title:Endangered and threatened fishes of the upper Colorado River basin.
Journal:Cooperative Extension Service Bulletin 503A
Publisher:Cooperative Extension Service, Colorado State University, Ft Collins, CO.
Pages:34 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/13/2019].

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