Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)

33 results for Hypophthalmichthys nobilis (Bighead Carp)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
36043 MS Osage River1998  established
36235 MS state non-specific1992  unknown
165875 MSAdamsButler Lake [~10 mi S of Natchez, MS]2006 08060100 Lower Mississippi-Natchezestablished
159270 MSBolivarBlack Bayou at Black Bayou Hunting Club at SW corner of Bolivar County1994 08030100 Lower Mississippi-Greenvilleestablished
36280 MSBolivarBlack Bayou, Yazoo drainage1994 08030207 Big Sunflowerestablished
159367 MSCoahomaMississippi River in vicinity of Friars Point1986 08020100 Lower Mississippi-Helenaestablished
158535 MSForrestunspecified waterbody in Forest County1992 03170000 Pascagoulafailed
543639 MSIssaquenaBig Sunflower River, diversion canal at Steele Bayou2006 08030208 Lower Yazooestablished
36281 MSIssaquenaSteele Bayou, Yazoo drainage1994 08030209 Deer-Steeleestablished
157987 MSJacksonPascagoula River (at the mouth)1995 03170006 Pascagoulafailed
36237 MSJacksonPascagoula River near Pascagoula1992 03170006 Pascagoulafailed
157984 MSLamarunspecified, in close proximity to Little Black Creek1995 03170007 Blackunknown
158453 MSLefloreSix Mile Lake [~6 mi N of Greenwood, MS]2004 08030205 Yalobushaestablished
543643 MSLefloreYazoo River, at Greenwood (RM 168)1999 08030206 Upper Yazooestablished
158653 MSPanolaSardis Lake, lower end (Barrow Lake)1999 08030201 Little Tallahatchieestablished
588127 MSSharkey[No locality description provided by MARIS]2003 08030207 Big Sunflowerunknown
588128 MSSharkey[No locality description provided by MARIS]2004 08030207 Big Sunflowerunknown
543640 MSSharkeyBig Sunflower River, at Bommers Ferry, ca. 2.75 air miles downstream of Washington County line2004 08030207 Big Sunflowerestablished
543638 MSSharkeyLittle Sunflower River, at mouth of False River2006 08030207 Big Sunflowerestablished
543641 MSSharkeyLittle Sunflower River, Hwy 16, 7.5 km SE of Rolling Fork2003 08030207 Big Sunflowerestablished
159289 MSSharkeyLittle Sunflower River, Hwy 16, 7.5 km SE of Rolling Fork2003 08030207 Big Sunflowerestablished
1673854 MSTallahatchie[No locality description provided]2019 08030205 Yalobusha 
1702303 MSTallahatchieTallahatchie River, ~1 mile below confluence of Coldwater River and PQ Waterway2019 08030202 Tallahatchie 
1247635 MSTishomingoTennessee River, at Pickwick Lake2015 06030005 Pickwick Lakeestablished
159269 MSWarrenMississippi River, bayou off river below Vicksburg1991 08060100 Lower Mississippi-Natchezestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/18/2024].

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