Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)

6 results for Hypophthalmichthys nobilis (Bighead Carp)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
166634 IADes MoinesMississippi River, Pool 181987 07080104 Flint-Hendersonestablished
1697418 ILHenderson4.5 miles NNW of Gadstone1987 07080104 Flint-Henderson 
33553 ILHendersonMississippi River, 4.5 miles WNW of Gladstone1987 07080104 Flint-Hendersonestablished
1692957 ILMarion5 mi SE Kinmundy, INHS Kinmundy Field Station1987 05120115 Skilletunknown
34098 KSButlerCorbin's commercial fish farm near Towanda1987 11030017 Upper Walnut Riverunknown
162755 MOMillerOsage River1987 10290111 Lower Osageestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/7/2022].

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