Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID2074
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact DescriptionMesocosm experiments suggests that stocking of Silver Carp can control excess blue-green algae in lakes and aquaculture ponds.
Reference22694
Notes 
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationBrazil

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2021].

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