Specimen Information

Pylodictis olivaris
Pylodictis olivaris
(Flathead Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID166608
GroupFishes
GenusPylodictis
Speciesolivaris
Common NameFlathead Catfish
StatePA
CountyLancaster
LocalitySusquehanna River at Conowingo Dam's west fish lift(elevator)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna
HUC8 Number02050306
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally | accidental | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15629
Author:Brown, J.J., J. Perillo, T.J. Kwak, and R.J. Horwitz
Date:2005
Title:Implications of Pylodictis olivaris (flathead catfish) introduction into the Delaware and Susquehanna drainages.
Journal:Northeastern Naturalist
Volume:12
Issue:4
Pages:473-484
CommentsCollected during May 13-28, 2004.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected7
Size450g > 4,500g


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