Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID282876
Common NameBlue Catfish
CountyJeff Davis
LocalityAltamaha River, ~11.1 km downstream of the US HWY 221 bridge (GA DNR Standardized Sampling Station 517)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAltamaha
HUC8 Number03070106
HUC10 NameCobb Creek-Altamaha River
HUC10 Number0307010601
HUC12 NameHorn Creek-Altamaha River
HUC12 Number030701060101
Collection Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24481
Author:Bonvechio, T.
Title:Collection locations of blue catfish in Satilla, Altamaha, and Coosa rivers. Provided on 24 April 2012.
Publisher:Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierBonvechio, T.
Number Collected16


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/3/2023].

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