Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix × nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix × nobilis
(Silver Carp × Bighead Carp)
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID1322976
Speciesmolitrix × nobilis
Common NameSilver Carp × Bighead Carp
LocalityIndian Kentuck Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSilver-Little Kentucky
HUC8 Number05140101
HUC10 NameIndian Kentuck Creek
HUC10 Number0514010102
HUC12 NameDoe Run-Indian Kentuck Creek
HUC12 Number051401010206
Collection Day15
Collection Month6
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29211
Author:Gillespie, N.
Title:Summary of US Fish and Wildlife Service Bighead and Silver Carp collections in the Ohio River for 2016
Publisher:US Fish and Wildlife Service
CommentsSpawning patch present
Record TypeLiterature
Number Collected1
Size900 - 900 mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2023].

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