NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID547127
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateMI
LocalityLake Erie (Michigan waters)
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number4120200
Map
Collection Day1
Collection Month10
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
Comments2 triploid and 3 diploid specimens.
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected5
Year Classadult
Size58.42 - 121.92 cm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/31/2014].

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