Specimen Information

Perrunichthys perruno
Perrunichthys perruno
(leopard catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID43793
GroupFishes
GenusPerrunichthys
Speciesperruno
Common Nameleopard catfish
StateTX
CountyMontgomery
LocalityCedar Bayou near Houston
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameNorth Galveston Bay
HUC8 Number12040203
Map
+
Collection Month3
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13010
Author:Howells, R.G.
Date:2001
Title:Introduced non-native fishes and shellfishes in Texas waters: An updated list and discussion.
Journal:Texas Parks and Wildlife Management Data Series
Publisher:TPWD.
Volume:188
Pages:27 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordnation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1500 g


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/8/2022].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted.

For general information and questions about the database, contact Wesley Daniel. For problems and technical issues, contact Matthew Neilson.