Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1340403
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateAR
CountyCross
Localityditch [SW corner of county, E of Second Creek]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameL'Anguille
HUC8 Number8020205
HUC10 NameFirst Creek-L'Anguille River
HUC10 Number0802020504
HUC12 NameMiddle Second Creek
HUC12 Number080202050407
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month6
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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