NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID615330
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateLA
CountyCaddo
LocalityRed River at Caspiana Lake oxbow in Pool 5
HUC8 NameMiddle Red-Coushatta
HUC8 Number11140202
Map
Collection Day21
Collection Month11
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierLouisiana Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size40 cm TL
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/1/2014].

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