Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID35695
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateMN
CountyWashington
LocalityLake St. Croix
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower St. Croix
HUC8 Number07030005
HUC10 NameLake Saint Croix
HUC10 Number0703000512
HUC12 NameTrout Brook-Lake Saint Croix
HUC12 Number070300051205
Map
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Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:62
Author:Phillips, G.L., W.D. Schmid, and J.C. Underhill.
Date:1982
Title:Fishes of the Minnesota region.
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press
Pages:260 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked6000
Year Classfingerlings


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/23/2019].

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