Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)

8 results for Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (Silver Carp)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
2151 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Experimental Field The species composition of cladocerans changed with the stocking of Silver Carp, shifting from... 22835
2153 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Experimental Field Silver Carp can suppress zooplankton through herbivory of algal biomass in the form available to... 22913
2176 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Observational Field A 22-year presence of Silver Carp in the Illinois River coincided with a reduction in phytoplankton... 31254
2523 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Observational Field Silver Carp showed differential selectivity in phytoplankton consumption, with euglenoid algae... 27217
2524 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Anecdotal N/A A model suggests that Silver and Bighead Carp would affect Lake Erie’s food web by competing with... 30222
4075 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Observational Field Establishment and population growth of Bighead and Silver Carps is associated with changes in... 27200
4084 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Observational Field Viable cells of several different types of phyoplankton were found in the hindgut of Bighead and... 30221
4086 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Food Web Experimental Laboratory Age-0 Blue and Channel Catfish showed both survival and growth on a diet of Silver Carp fecal... 35730

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2021].

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