NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID275258
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateWI
CountySauk
LocalityWisconsin River, (R.M. 91.5) 1.2 km below Prairie du Sac Dam
HUC8 NameLower Wisconsin
HUC8 Number7070005
Map
Collection Day27
Collection Month4
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusfailed
CommentsOne collected. See voucher photo. Triploid.
Record TypePersonal communication
Disposalfrozen
VerifierJohn Lyons, Adjunct Curator of Fishes, U. of Wisconsin
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size40 in.; 40 lbs.
Photo



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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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