Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID5898
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn aquaculture fish in Ukraine, bighead carp (Hypophthalmichthys nobilis) can carry parasites, including Posthodiplostomum cuticola, Diplostomum spp., Sinergasilus major, and Lernaea cyprinacea.
Reference40653
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationUkraine

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