Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

5 results for Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (Silver Carp)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
2065 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Competition Observational Field Silver Carp were competing with commercially valuable native fish for zooplankton. The silver carp... 22931
2154 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Competition Experimental Field Silver Carp compete for algae as a food source with a small cladoceran, Moina micrura. 22913
2636 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Competition Observational Field There was diet substantial overlap of Bighead and Silver Carps with Gizzard Shad and less overlap... 18463
4073 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Competition Observational Field Gizzard Shad body condition and catch per unit effort decreased after the introduction Bighead Carp... 35727
4079 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Competition Observational Field Study results may suggest that Asian carps are influencing native planktivore body condition.... 17189

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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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