Holotype of Ictalurus balsanus as illustrated in the original description (Jordan & Snyder, 1899) as stored at the California Academy of Sciences with registration CAS 106149 (formerly Standford University SU 6149). Photo by anynomous . Sent by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas.



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Ictalurus balsanus (Jordan & Snyder, 1899)

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Original description as Istlarius balsanus:


  • Jordan, David Starr & J.O. Snyder. 1899. "Notes on a collection of fishes from the rivers of Mexico, with description of twenty new species". Bulletin of the U.S. Fish Commission. 19:115-147 (ffm00041)

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Conservation: Ictalurus balsanus is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.