Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1462939
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Varietytriploid
Common NameGrass Carp (triploid)
StateNC
CountyCatawba
LocalityLake Norman, Catawba River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Catawba
HUC8 Number03050101
HUC10 NameLower Lake Norman
HUC10 Number0305010112
HUC12 NameLittle Creek-Lake Norman
HUC12 Number030501011202
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month5
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31401
Author:Terry, T.
Date:2018
Title:10,000 grass carp now being put into Lake Norman to control an invasive weed.
Publisher:WSOC tv
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked10000


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/19/2019].

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