Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)

129 results for Hypophthalmichthys nobilis (Bighead Carp)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
158509 KY Ohio River1999 05140203 Lower Ohio-Bayestablished
157667 KY Green River2001 05140202 Highland-Pigeonunknown
158507 KY Ohio River1999 05140206 Lower Ohioestablished
158688 KYBallardBoatwright and Ballard Wildlife Management Area, all lakes2004 08010100 Lower Mississippi-Memphisestablished
158676 KYBallardFish Lake2004 08010100 Lower Mississippi-Memphisestablished
158682 KYBallardFish Lake in Ballard Wildlife Management Area, (all lakes there).2004 08010100 Lower Mississippi-Memphisestablished
1524516 KYBallardGar Creek [Ohio River tributary]2018 05140206 Lower Ohioestablished
158684 KYBallardPeal Wildlife Management Area, all lakes (Axe lake, Fish Lake, Flat Lake, Clear Lake)2004 08010100 Lower Mississippi-Memphisestablished
158686 KYBallardSwan Pond Wildlife Management Area, all lakes2004 08010100 Lower Mississippi-Memphisestablished
749914 KYBathLicking River2014 05100101 Lickingunknown
887875 KYBooneBig Bone Channel2015 05090203 Middle Ohio-Laugheryestablished
1322961 KYBooneBig Bone Creek2016 05090203 Middle Ohio-Laugheryestablished
1322985 KYBooneBig Bone Creek2016 05090203 Middle Ohio-Laugheryestablished
775298 KYBooneOhio River2005 05090203 Middle Ohio-Laugheryestablished
1336695 KYBooneOhio River - Markland Pool - Big Bone Creek2016 05090203 Middle Ohio-Laugheryunknown
775454 KYBooneOhio River at RM4782014 05090203 Middle Ohio-Laugheryestablished
749921 KYBrackenOhio River (RM 433)2013 05090201 Ohio Brush-Whiteoakunknown
749924 KYBrackenOhio River (RM 433)2013 05090201 Ohio Brush-Whiteoakunknown
1336623 KYBreckinridgeOhio River - Cannelton Pool2016 05140201 Lower Ohio-Little Pigeonunknown
1336706 KYBreckinridgeOhio River - Cannelton Pool2016 05140104 Blue-Sinkingunknown
1336495 KYBreckinridgeOhio River - Cannelton Pool - Clover Creek2016 05140201 Lower Ohio-Little Pigeonunknown
158628 KYBullittSalt River, just south of Louisville1999 05140102 Saltestablished
159539 KYCallowayKentucky Lake, Blood River Arm1995 06040005 Kentucky Lakeestablished
1422203 KYCallowayTennessee River, Kentucky Lake, Blood River2016 06040005 Kentucky Lakeestablished
1422164 KYCallowayTennessee River, Kentucky Lake, Blood River, KY R.2016 06040005 Kentucky Lakeestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/16/2024].

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