Scientific Name Ictalurus punctatus
Common Name Channel Catfish
Taxonomy ID 7998
Lineage cellular organisms > Eukaryota > Opisthokonta > Metazoa > Eumetazoa > Bilateria > Deuterostomia > Chordata > Craniata > Vertebrata > Gnathostomata > Teleostomi > Euteleostomi > Actinopterygii > Actinopteri > Neopterygii > Teleostei > Osteoglossocephalai > Clupeocephala > Otomorpha > Ostariophysi > Otophysa > Characiphysae > Siluriformes > Siluroidei > Ictaluridae > Ictalurus
External Links NCBI;
Representative Assembly IpCoco_1.2 GCF_001660625.1 DNA GFF RNA Protein
Description:

ctalurus punctatus, the channel catfish, is an economically important fish. Research and sequencing of the genome of the catfish will improve catfish health and help develop commercial production.