Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)

Impact ID6478
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionAmong the forage fish consumed by Channa argus in the Potomac River, Banded Killifish (Fundulus diaphanus), Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus), Pumpkinseed (L. gibbosus), and White Perch (Morone americana) were most commonly observed.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationPotomac River

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