Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus
Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus
(Vermiculated Sailfin Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID242558
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciesdisjunctivus
Common NameVermiculated Sailfin Catfish
StateFL
CountyMarion
LocalityRainbow River (Rainbow River State Park)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameWithlacoochee
HUC8 Number03100208
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusunknown
Commentsreported to me by park personnel; later identified as P. disjunctivus
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/6/2021].

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