Specimen Information

Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID275918
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciespunctatus
Common NameChannel Catfish
StateAZ
CountyCoconino
LocalityColorado River near confluence with Little Colorado River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Colorado-Marble Canyon
HUC8 Number15010001
HUC10 NameTatahatso Wash-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1501000105
HUC12 NameSixtymile Creek-Colorado River
HUC12 Number150100010508
Map
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Collection Month3
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19785
Author:Coggins, L.G., Jr., M.D. Yard, and Pine, W.E. III
Date:2011
Title:Nonnative Fish Control in the Colorado River in Grand Canyon, Arizona: An Effective Program or Serendipitous Timing?.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:140
Issue:2
Pages:456-470
CommentsNonnative depletion attempts took place from 2003-2006. Above date notes first time collected during survey.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/17/2019].

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