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Ictalurus punctatus introduced to Hungary from unknown
Date of introduction: 1975
Ictalurus punctatus  - Channel catfish

FAO Names
En - Channel catfish, Fr - Barbue de rivière, Sp - Bagre de canal.

Introduction Profile
Introducer : Government
Reasons of Introduction : 1) aquaculture
Introduction Features
Status of the introduced species in the wild : Not established
The introduced species is established through : Continuous restocking
Aquaculture use : Rarely used
Reproduction in Aquaculture : Assisted/artificial reproduction
Ecological effects : Unknown
Type of Ecological effects : No Data
Socioeconomic effects : Unknown
Type of Socioeconomic effects : No Data
Source of data : Questionnaire
Holcik, J,  .  .  Can J Fish Aquat Sci, 48 (Suppl 1), 13-23 p. (.) 
Unknown Reference
KarolyGyoreFish Culture Research InstituteP.O. Box 47, H-5541 SzarvasHungary
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