Specimen Information

Clarias batrachus
Clarias batrachus
(Walking Catfish)

Specimen ID280999
Common NameWalking Catfish
CountySt. Lucie
LocalitySt. Lucie River Drainage: gator hole E. of canoe launch, Savannas Preserve State Park,
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number3090206
Collection Day17
Collection Month5
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | escaped captivity aquaculture
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24015
Title:Collection records of Clarias batrachus. Downloaded from FishNet2 on 30 Jan 2012.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsEDDMapS Record ID = 2689677. "Cast netted 2 individuals from a gator hole in Savvanas Preserve State Park during a fish survey. Caught these with brown hoplos. Two specimens cataloged in Yale Peabody Museum fish collection (YPM ICH 016438)."
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalYale Peabody Museum
Museum Cat NumberYPM 16438
Fresh Marine IntroMarine-Brackish
No Preserved2

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2017]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/27/2017].

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