Specimen Information

Ameiurus catus
Ameiurus catus
(White Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID38739
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciescatus
Common NameWhite Catfish
StateNV
CountyChurchill
LocalityStillwater Marsh
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCarson Desert
HUC8 Number16050203
Map
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Collection Year1946
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:279
Author:Deacon, J.E., and J.E. Williams
Date:1984
Title:Annotated list of the fishes of Nevada.
Journal:Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington
Volume:97
Issue:1
Pages:103-118
Reference 2
Ref. Number:281
Author:Miller, R.R., and J.R. Alcorn
Date:1946
Title:The introduced fishes of Nevada, with a history of their introduction.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:73
Pages:173-193
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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