Ameiurus platycephalus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Flat Bullhead
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Ictaluridae
Genus: Ameiurus
Species: A. platycephalus
Binomial name
Ameiurus platycephalus
(Girard, 1859)

The Flat bullhead (Ameiurus platycephalus) is a species of North American freshwater catfish native to the waters of the southeastern United States of America from Virginia to Georgia. This species grows to a length of 29.0 centimetres (11.4 in) TL though most do not exceed 23.3 centimetres (9.2 in).

References[edit]