Specimen Information

Ictalurus punctatus
Ictalurus punctatus
(Channel Catfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45289
GroupFishes
GenusIctalurus
Speciespunctatus
Common NameChannel Catfish
StateVA
CountyChesapeake
LocalityLake Drummond, Dismal Swamp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAlbemarle
HUC8 Number03010205
HUC10 NameDismal Swamp Canal-Lake Drummond
HUC10 Number0301020506
HUC12 NameLake Drummond-Dismal Swamp
HUC12 Number030102050604
Map
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Collection Year1969
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:706
Author:Jenkins, R.E., and N.M. Burkhead.
Date:1994
Title:Freshwater fishes of Virginia.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society
Pages:1079 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/15/2021].

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