Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID40243
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateOK
Localitystate non-specific
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameArkansas-White-Red Region
HUC8 Number11000000
Map
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Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:394
Author:Miller, R.J., and H.W. Robison.
Date:1973
Title:The Fishes of Oklahoma.
Publisher:Oklahoma State University Press Stillwater, OK.
Pages:246 pp
CommentsNative to the Red River and possibly some tributaries of the lower Arkansas. Found in several large impoundments across the state.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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