Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1340400
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateAR
CountyPrairie
Localitypond [N of Des Arc]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower White-Bayou Des Arc
HUC8 Number08020301
HUC10 NameRaft Creek-White River
HUC10 Number0802030105
HUC12 NameOld River-White River
HUC12 Number080203010505
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month5
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29620
Author:Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
Date:2017
Title:Northern snakehead (Channa argus) collections in Arkansas in 2016 .
Publisher:Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/21/2021].

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