Specimen Information

Ameiurus catus
Ameiurus catus
(White Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID42036
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciescatus
Common NameWhite Catfish
StatePA
CountyErie
LocalityLake Erie
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04120200
Map
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Collection Year1983
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusextirpated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:211
Author:Cooper, E.L.
Date:1983
Title:Fishes of Pennsylvania and the Northeastern United States.
Publisher:Pennsylvania State University Press University Park, PA.
Pages:243 pp.
CommentsEarly introductions to Lake Erie failed to establish permanant populations.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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