Specimen Information

Ameiurus catus
Ameiurus catus
(White Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID36258
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciescatus
Common NameWhite Catfish
StateAL
CountyClarke
LocalityBassett Creek, Clark Co.; (tributary of Tombigbee)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Tombigbee
HUC8 Number03160203
Map
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Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:715
Author:Ross, S.T., and W.M. Brenneman.
Date:1991
Title:Distribution of freshwater fishes in Mississippi. Freshwater Fisheries Report No. 108. D-J Project Completion Report F-69.
Publisher:Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
Pages:548 pp
Commentsonly one individual ever collected. Not listed in two 1989 publications, so post 1989. Location mapped by Boschung and Mayden; they say established.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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