Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1457573
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateMO
CountyDunklin
LocalitySt. Francis River, Dunklin County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower St. Francis
HUC8 Number08020203
Map
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Collection Year1973
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | stocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:731
Author:Pflieger, W.L.
Date:1978
Title:Distribution and status of the grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella) in Missouri streams.
Journal:Transactions of the American Fisheries Society
Volume:107
Issue:1
Pages:113-118
CommentsFisherman caught carp in section of St. Francis River bordering Arkansas
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2020].

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