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White Catfish

White Catfish

Ameiurus catus

White Catfish lives in coastal rivers and has been introduced to lakes and reservoirs. Its native range is the Hudson Estuary and lower Delaware River, but there are populations outside of its native range in southeastern NY and some are sustained.

Fish atlas map for White Catfish.