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Brown Catfish
Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Siluriformes - catfish »  family Ictaluridae - North American freshwater catfishes »  genus Ameiurus - bullheads

Scientific synonyms

Albula lacustris Walbaum, 1792
Ameirus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Ameiurus lacustris (Walbaum, 1792)
Ameiurus vulgaris (Thompson, 1842)
Amiurus nebulosus
Amiurus vulgaris (Thompson, 1842)
Ictalurus nebulosus (Le Sueur, 1819)
Ictalurus nebulosus marmoratus (Holbrook, 1855)
Ictalurus nebulosus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)
Ictalurus nebulosus pannonicus Harka & Pinter, 1990

Other names

= Barbotte Brune
= Brown Bullhead
= Bullhead
= Common Bullhead
= Common Catfish
= Horned Pout
= Hornpout
= Marbled Bullhead
= Minister
= Mudcat

Least Concern

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Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/875]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [304644]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Ameiurus nebulosus (Leseur, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3022]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN Ferraris C. J. (2007): Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, 628 pp [as Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 13 June 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [202676]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2004): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 4. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – trnobřiší (Characiformes), nahohřbetí (Gymnotiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 171 pp. [as Ameiurus nebulosus (Le Sueur, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013
EN Daniels, R. A.; R. S. Morse; B. R. Weatherwax (2006): Fish, Conewango Creek, Allegheny River Drainage, New York, USA [http://www.checklist.org.br/getpdf?SL005...], Check List 2(1):14-19 [as Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)]
EN Stephan Gollasch and Stefan Nehring (2006): National checklist for aquatic alien species in Germany [http://www.aquaticinvasions.net/2006/AI_...], Aquatic invasions, Volume 1, Issue 4: 245-269 [as Ameiurus nebulosus (Lesueur, 1819)]

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i species introduced to area described by check-list

species extinct in area described by check-list