Freshly collected young
Ictalurus punctatus freshly collected at 'Los Cuartos', Rio Blanco, Soto la Marina [Nuevo León].Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. (07-Mar-2006). determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas

Family
Ictaluridae

Genus
Ictalurus

Status
valid


Last updated on:
08-Mar-2013

Ictalurus punctatus (Rafinesque, 1818)


Original description as Silrus punctatus:

  • Rafinesque, Constantine Samuel. 1818. "Further discoveries in natural history, made during a journey through the western region of the United States". American Monthly Magazine and Critical Review. v. 3(n. 6), pp. 445-447 (oct) (ffm04556)

Synonyms (3):

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

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