Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID4075
Impact TypeFood Web
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionEstablishment and population growth of Bighead and Silver Carps is associated with changes in zooplankton community composition and biomass across a pre- versus post-establishment comparison and a gradient of abundance in the the Illinois River.
Reference27200
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationIllinois River, Illinois

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