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Fish Species Description

Spotted bullhead

Ameiurus serracanthus

(Yerger & Relyea, 1968)

spotted bullhead Species Photo


Order: Siluriformes
Family: Ictaluridae
Alternate Names:

Status: State Rare


spotted bullhead Region Map


Basin Distribution in Georgia:

In Georgia, occurs in the Chattahoochee, Flint, Ochlockonee, and Withlacoochee River systems.

Additional Information from
Georgia Department of Natural Resources:

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DNR Species Conservation Status Map

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DNR Species Profile

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