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




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Ictalurus punctatus (Rafinesque, 1818)

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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. 3(6):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.