Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1401301
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateMD
CountyKent
LocalityFairlee Creek near Chestertown
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChester-Sassafras
HUC8 Number02060002
HUC10 NameUpper Chesapeake Bay
HUC10 Number0206000205
HUC12 NameFairlee Creek-Upper Chesapeake Bay
HUC12 Number020600020502
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month4
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/28/2021].

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