Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella var. triploid
Ctenopharyngodon idella var. triploid
(Grass Carp (triploid))
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1385154
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Varietytriploid
Common NameGrass Carp (triploid)
StateCT
CountyFairfield
LocalityHaviland Millpond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHousatonic
HUC8 Number01100005
HUC10 NameCandlewood Lake-Housatonic River
HUC10 Number0110000506
HUC12 NameCandlewood Lake
HUC12 Number011000050601
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month4
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29749
Author:Quinn, A.
Date:2017
Title:Candlewood carp are eating milfoil as hoped, report says
Publisher:NewsTimes
Comments"Two additional fish were put into nearby Haviland Millpond so researchers could understand the limits of their tracking devices."
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
VerifierLarry Marsicano, Candlewood Lake Authority
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2019].

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