Specimen Information

Pylodictis olivaris
Pylodictis olivaris
(Flathead Catfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID295201
Common NameFlathead Catfish
LocalitySatilla River, at the mouth of Teston Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSatilla
HUC8 Number03070201
HUC10 NameBuffalo Creek-Satilla River
HUC10 Number0307020111
HUC12 NameBaileys Branch-Satilla River
HUC12 Number030702011105
Collection Day22
Collection Month5
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Commentsfirst record for Satilla River; turned it into the Waycross Fisheries Regional Office and it was positively identified by WRD personnel
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
VerifierWaycross Fisheries Regional Office
Number Collected1
Size275 mm TL; 213 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/18/2024].

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