Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)

2562 results for Channa argus (Northern Snakehead)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1541377 VAAccomackpond on a tributary of Pungoteague Creek near Keller2016 02080111 Pokomoke-Western Lower Delmarvaunknown
1707977 VAAlexandria[No locality description provided]2018 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan 
551028 VAAlexandriaCameron Run by I-495 bridge2013 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
543895 VAAlexandriaFour Mile Run2009 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
1671851 VAAlexandriaFour Mile Run Park, Alexandria, VA, US2019 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan 
1473998 VAAlexandria cityFourmile Run2008 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
1707968 VAArlington[No locality description provided]2010 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan 
544321 VAArlingtonPotomac River at Fletchers Boathouse2011 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
544100 VAArlingtonPotomac River, at Chain Bridge2009 02070008 Middle Potomac-Catoctinestablished
544531 VAArlingtonPotomac River, at Chain Bridge2009 02070008 Middle Potomac-Catoctinestablished
543959 VAArlingtonPotomac River, at Chain Bridge2009 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
544525 VAArlingtonPotomac River, at Chain Bridge2009 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
544315 VAArlingtonPotomac River, Gravelly Point2010 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquanestablished
1242642 VACarolineRappahannock River [at Skinkers Neck]2015 02080104 Lower Rappahannockestablished
288937 VACarolineRappahannock River, just upstream from Hick's Landing2012 02080104 Lower Rappahannockunknown
1462753 VAColonial Heights citySwift Creek Lake (Lakeview Reservoir) in Colonial Heights2018 02080207 Appomattoxunknown
1335969 VACulpeperLake Pelham2015 02080103 Rapidan-Upper Rappahannockestablished
1709180 VAEssex[No locality description provided]2022 02080104 Lower Rappahannock 
1456678 VAEssexDragon Run2015 02080102 Great Wicomico-Piankatankestablished
290100 VAEssexElmwood Creek, near jct with Baylors Creek2012 02080104 Lower Rappahannockunknown
1242643 VAEssexRappahannock River [at mouth of Baylors Creek near Iraville]2015 02080104 Lower Rappahannockestablished
1707967 VAFairfax[No locality description provided]2007 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan 
1708419 VAFairfax[No locality description provided]2013 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan 
1708331 VAFairfax[No locality description provided]2015 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan 
1704351 VAFairfax[No locality description provided]2016 02070010 Middle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan 

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/2/2024].

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