NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID547342
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateIA
CountyLinn
LocalityCedar River, just below Palisades State Park
HUC8 NameLower Cedar
HUC8 Number7080206
Map
Collection Day7
Collection Month5
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size19.5 lbs.
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/21/2014].

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