Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID264695
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateMT
CountyRosebud
LocalitySweeney Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yellowstone-Sunday
HUC8 Number10100001
HUC10 NameSweeney Creek
HUC10 Number1010000118
HUC12 NameUpper Sweeney Creek
HUC12 Number101000011801
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month8
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18911
Author:Montana Natural Heritage Program and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
Date:2009
Title:Black Bullhead - Ameiurus melas. Montana Field Guide.
Publisher:mtgov.
Issue:accessed 17 November 2009
Reference 2
Ref. Number:18912
Author:Montana Natural Heritage Program.
Date:2009
Title:Natural Heritage Tracker - Black Bullhead (Ameiurus melas).
Publisher:mtgov.
Issue:accessed 17 November 2009
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/29/2021].

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