NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID288937
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateVA
CountyCaroline
LocalityRappahannock River, just upstream from Hick's Landing
HUC8 NameLower Rappahannock
HUC8 Number2080104
Map
Collection Day18
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayreleased food fish
Statusunknown
CommentsNo vegetation in the vicinity.
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size623 mm
No_females1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/1/2014].

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