NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID547120
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityCal-Sag Channel
HUC8 NameChicago
HUC8 Number7120003
Map
Collection Day21
Collection Month8
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25792
Author:Jenkins, Jill.
Date:2013
Title:Eyeball analysis of carp for ploidy determination 2004-2013.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
CommentsDiploid. Original data says Lake Calumet, but coordinates mapped in the channel.
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult
Size93.5 cm TL; 4.12 kg


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/30/2014].

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