Specimen Information

Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID31021
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciespunctatus
Common NameChannel Catfish
StateCT
CountyMiddlesex-Hartford
LocalityConnecticut River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Connecticut
HUC8 Number01080205
Map
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Collection Year1960
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1537
Author:Whitworth, W.R.
Date:1996
Title:Freshwater fishes of Connecticut. Bulletin 114.
Publisher:State Geological and Natural History Survey of Connecticut, Department of Environmental Protection
Pages:243 pp
Commentsnow one of the dominant ictalurids in the Connecticut River
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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