Specimen Information

Ameiurus catus
Ameiurus catus
(White Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID36131
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciescatus
Common NameWhite Catfish
StateMO
CountyBoone
LocalityMissouri River, Boone County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Missouri-Moreau
HUC8 Number10300102
Map
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Collection Year1975
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked escaped
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1737
Author:Pflieger, W.L.
Date:1997
Title:The Fishes of Missouri.
Publisher:Missouri Department of Conservation
Pages:372 pp
Commentsstocked in fee-fishing lakes and other private waters, specimens make be escapees from such situations
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
VerifierBill Pfleiger - MO Dept of Conservation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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