Specimen Information

Ameiurus nebulosus
Ameiurus nebulosus
(Brown Bullhead)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID45470
GroupFishes
GenusAmeiurus
Speciesnebulosus
Common NameBrown Bullhead
StateVA
CountyGiles
LocalityEast River just above its mouth and immediately upstream from the Virginia/WV line
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle New
HUC8 Number05050002
Map
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Collection Year1971
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1552
Author:Burkhead, N.M, R.E. Jenkins, and E.G. Maurakis
Date:1980
Title:New records, distribution and diagnostic characters of Virginia ictalurid catfishes with an adnexed adipose fin.
Journal:Brimleyana
Volume:4
Pages:75-93
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalVirginia Polytechnic Inst.
Museum Cat NumberVPI 2039
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classjuvenile


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/17/2020].

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