Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1422167
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateTN
CountyHenry
LocalityCumberland River, Below Barkley Dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKentucky Lake
HUC8 Number06040005
HUC10 NameLower Big Sandy River
HUC10 Number0604000507
HUC12 NameOutlet Big Sandy River
HUC12 Number060400050704
Map
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Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30843
Author:Rogers, M.W.
Date:2017
Title:Collection data on Asian carps from the Tennessee River basin, 2016-2017
Publisher:Tennessee Technological University
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/9/2021].

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