Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque 1818 (catfish)

Actinopteri - Siluriformes - Ictaluridae

Alternative combination: Silurus punctatus

Belongs to Ictalurus according to R. L. Wilson 1967

Sister taxa: Ictalurus (Amiurus), Ictalurus countermani, Ictalurus spodius

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (4: Kansas, Michigan, Texas collections)

• Miocene of United States (2: Nebraska, Texas)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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