Specimen Information

Ameiurus melas
Ameiurus melas
(Black Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID28954
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesmelas
Common NameBlack Bullhead
StateCA
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameCalifornia Region
HUC8 Number18000000
Map
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Collection Year1874
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:217
Author:Moyle, P.B.
Date:1976
Title:Inland fishes of California.
Publisher:University of California Press Berkeley, CA.
Pages:405 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:243
Author:Curtis, B.
Date:1949
Title:The warmwater gamefishes of California.
Journal:California Fish and Game
Volume:35
Issue:4
Pages:255-273
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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