Specimen Information

Hypostomus plecostomus
Hypostomus plecostomus
(Suckermouth Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID237917
GroupFishes
GenusHypostomus
Speciesplecostomus
Common NameSuckermouth Catfish
StatePR
CountyArecibo
LocalityDos Bocas Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCibuco-Guajataca
HUC8 Number21010002
HUC10 NameRio Grande de Arecibo Watershed
HUC10 Number2101000204
HUC12 NameRio Caonillas
HUC12 Number210100020411
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statuscollected
CommentsOne individual was collected. So far, there is no evidence that the species is established.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2020].

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