Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID37010
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateNC
LocalityCape Fear drainage
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameCape Fear
HUC8 Number3030000
Map
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Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:162
Author:Menhinick, E.F.
Date:1991
Title:The freshwater fishes of North Carolina.
Publisher:North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
Pages:227 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:14432
Author:Center for Marine Science, University of North Carolina, Wilmington.
Date:2004
Title:Nonnative fishes of the Cape Fear River system.
Publisher:Center for Marine Science, University of North Carolina, Wilmington.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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