Specimen Information

Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID32275
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciespunctatus
Common NameChannel Catfish
StateGA
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameSouth Atlantic-Gulf Region
HUC8 Number03000000
Map
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Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:97
Author:Dahlberg, M.D., and D.C. Scott
Date:1971
Title:Introductions of freshwater fishes in Georgia.
Journal:Bulletin of the Georgia Academy of Science
Volume:29
Pages:245-252
Commentsstocked in farm ponds at rate of 20-40/hectare
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked20-40/he


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/5/2020].

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