Specimen Information

Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID295415
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciespunctatus
Common NameChannel Catfish
StateAZ
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLower Colorado Region
HUC8 Number15000000
Map
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Collection Year1903
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25703
Author:Arizona Game and Fish.
Date:2010
Title:Catfish.
CommentsChannel Catfish were introduced to Arizona in 1903.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/19/2019].

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