Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1695809
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateMA
CountyNorfolk
LocalityAmes Long Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNarragansett
HUC8 Number01090004
HUC10 NameTown River
HUC10 Number0109000401
HUC12 NameTown River
HUC12 Number010900040103
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month5
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | dispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierM. Neilson (U.S. Geological Survey)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Photo
Ameiurus melas


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/20/2024].

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