Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID293344
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateSC
CountyClarendon
LocalitySantee-Cooper Lakes
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLake Marion
HUC8 Number03050111
Map
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Collection Year1964
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25220
Author:Anonymous
Date:2010
Title:Flatheads & Bent Rods in South Carolina
Publisher:GAME&FISH
Reference 2
Ref. Number:25224
Author:Various authors.
Date:2011
Title:2011 State Project Reports, Catfish Management Techincal Committee, Southern Division, American Fisheries Society.
Publisher:Catfish Management Technical Committee, Southern Division, American Fisheries Society
CommentsStocked in the Santee-Cooper lakes in the 1960s, established with sub-adult stockings in 1964 and 1965
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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