Specimen Information

Pylodictis olivaris
Pylodictis olivaris
(Flathead Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID293273
GroupFishes
GenusPylodictis
Speciesolivaris
Common NameFlathead Catfish
StateNC
CountyCumberland
LocalityCape Fear River, 0.5 miles [N] US 301, [ca. 1.6 air miles E center Fayetteville], [see remarks]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Cape Fear
HUC8 Number03030004
HUC10 NameCross Creek-Cape Fear River
HUC10 Number0303000407
HUC12 NameCity of Fayetteville-Cape Fear River
HUC12 Number030300040706
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month10
Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25185
Author:Anonymous
Date:2012
Title:Museum collection records of Pylodictis olivaris in U.S. derived from a search on FishNET on 7 Dec 2012.
Publisher:Anonymous
Reference 2
Ref. Number:20908
Author:North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.
Date:2011
Title:North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences - Ichthyology Collection Database.
Publisher:North Carolina Museum of Natural History.
Reference 3
Ref. Number:1491
Author:Guier, C.R., L.E. Nichols, R.T. Rachels.
Date:1981
Title:Biological investigation of flathead catfish in the Cape Fear River.
Journal:Proc. Annual Conference S.E. Assoc. Fish & Wildl. Agencies
Volume:35
Pages:607-621
CommentsDifferent size classes present.
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
Museum Cat NumberNCSM 48157
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5
Number Preserved1


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