NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID630387
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateMS
CountyHancock
LocalityGulf of Mexico, St. Louis Bay, off Washington St. pier
HUC8 NameMississippi Coastal
HUC8 Number3170009
Map
Collection Day19
Collection Month4
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMississippi Dept. of Marine Resources
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2014].

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