NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID617895
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StatePA
CountyWarren
LocalityAllegheny River at rivermile 196.8, at the tailrace of Kinzua Dam
HUC8 NameUpper Allegheny
HUC8 Number5010001
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Collection Day29
Collection Month12
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusfailed
CommentsWGL Carp DB 14-001-01. Triploid. Verified by USFWS, Onalaska, WI; injuries were probably sustained passing through the dam's sluice gates.
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size955 mm; 11.406 kg
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/24/2014].

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