Specimen Information

Pylodictis olivaris
Pylodictis olivaris
(Flathead Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID300094
GroupFishes
GenusPylodictis
Speciesolivaris
Common NameFlathead Catfish
StateNC
LocalityContentnea Creek
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameContentnea
HUC8 Number03020203
Map
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Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16054
Author:Pine, W.E, III, T.J. Kwak, D.S. Waters, and J.A. Rice
Date:2005
Title:Diet selectivity of introduced flathead catfish in coastal rivers.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:134
Pages:901-909
CommentsSampled May, June, July, and August.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected73
Sizeavg. 498 mm; 1.68 kg


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/15/2019].

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