Specimen Information

Ictalurus furcatus
Ictalurus furcatus
(Blue Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID42540
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciesfurcatus
Common NameBlue Catfish
StateSC
CountyAiken
LocalitySavannah River near Fort Gordon
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Savannah
HUC8 Number03060106
HUC10 NameAugusta Canal-Savannah River
HUC10 Number0306010606
HUC12 NameBeaverdam Ditch-Savannah River
HUC12 Number030601060607
Map
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Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:97
Author:Dahlberg, M.D., and D.C. Scott
Date:1971
Title:Introductions of freshwater fishes in Georgia.
Journal:Bulletin of the Georgia Academy of Science
Volume:29
Pages:245-252
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/5/2020].

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