NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID645240
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateMN
CountyWashington
LocalityMississippi River Pool 2 near Cottage Grove
HUC8 NameTwin Cities
HUC8 Number7010206
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Collection Day17
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsEggs present.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMinnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size1075 mm TL; 15.558 kg
No Breedfemales1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/30/2014].

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