Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1406721
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Varietytriploid
Common NameGrass Carp (triploid)
StateSC
CountyGreenville
LocalityLake Lanier, near Boy Scout Camp
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Broad
HUC8 Number03050105
HUC10 NameNorth Pacolet River
HUC10 Number0305010512
HUC12 NameUpper North Pacolet River
HUC12 Number030501051201
Map
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Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30000
Author:Justice, L.
Date:2012
Title:Lake Lanier overrun with algae, users say
Publisher:Tryon Daily Bulletin
Comments2006 was the first year sterile grass carp were introduced for Myriophyllum aquaticum control.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2020].

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