Specimen Information

Pterygoplichthys pardalis
Pterygoplichthys pardalis
(Amazon Sailfin Catfish)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID614623
GroupFishes
GenusPterygoplichthys
Speciespardalis
Common NameAmazon Sailfin Catfish
StateFL
CountySarasota
Locality[Myakka River, ca. 1.85 km downstream of Rt 75]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMyakka
HUC8 Number03100102
HUC10 NameMiddle Myakka River
HUC10 Number0310010203
HUC12 NameCurry Creek
HUC12 Number031001020303
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month5
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25080
Author:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Date:2012
Title:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ichthyology collection database.
Publisher:Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalFlorida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ichthyology collection
Museum Cat NumberFSBC 19712
VerifierThomson, A.W.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size162-195 mm SL
Number Preserved3


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2020].

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