Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID269332
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateNC
LocalityUpper Pee Dee drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUpper Pee Dee
HUC8 Number03040100
Map
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Collection Year1986
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1662
Author:Hocutt, C.H., R.E. Jenkins, and J.R. Stauffer, Jr.
Date:1986
Title:Zoogeography of the fishes of the central Appalachians and central Atlantic coastal plain.
Publisher:John Wiley and Sons
Pages:161-212
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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