First record of the white catfish Ameiurus catus in Great Britain
Authors: Britton; Davies
Source: Journal of Fish Biology, Volume 69, Number 4, October 2006 , pp. 1236-1238(3)
Abstract:The North American catfish Ameiurus catus is recorded for the first time in Great Britain. An albino variety of 620 mm fork length and 4550 g was believed to have been an ornamental fish that was introduced subsequently into the wild.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: National Fisheries Laboratory, Environment Agency, Bromholme Lane, Brampton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 4NE, U.K.
Publication date: 2006-10-01