Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

4 results for Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (Silver Carp)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
6032 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Recreation Anecdotal N/A when a Silver Carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix) lands in a boat, it often leaves slime... 14405
6033 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Recreation Anecdotal N/A Silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix) also compete with native species that are... 14405
6901 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Recreation Anecdotal N/A n 2016 the U.S. Open Bowfishing Tournament promoted awareness for the Great American River Cleanup... 42079
9704 Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Recreation Anecdotal N/A Boat motors disturb Hypophthalmichthys molitrix causing them to jump out the water which... 19466

View all impact types for Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Data Disclaimer: These data are preliminary or provisional and are subject to revision. They are being provided to meet the need for timely best science. The data have not received final approval by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and are provided on the condition that neither the USGS nor the U.S. Government shall be held liable for any damages resulting from the authorized or unauthorized use of the data.

Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/14/2024].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted.

For general information and questions about the database, contact Wesley Daniel. For problems and technical issues, contact Matthew Neilson.