Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1410105
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateMO
CountySt. Francois
LocalityBig River, near Bonne Terre
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBig
HUC8 Number07140104
HUC10 NameUpper Big River
HUC10 Number0714010401
HUC12 NameOwl Creek-Big River
HUC12 Number071401040111
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month7
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMissouri Dept. of Conservation
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/5/2021].

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