Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID273870
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateCA
CountySan Diego
LocalityLower Otay Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Diego
HUC8 Number18070304
HUC10 NameOtay River
HUC10 Number1807030410
HUC12 NameLower Otay Reservoir
HUC12 Number180703041003
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month8
Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24108
Author:City of San Diego.
Date:2010
Title:San Diego City Lakes Fish Catch Records.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size2.00 lb


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/12/2019].

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