Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1463761
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateDE
CountyKent
Localitystream below Mud Mill Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChoptank
HUC8 Number02060005
HUC10 NameUpper Choptank River
HUC10 Number0206000502
HUC12 NameTappahanna Ditch-Choptank River
HUC12 Number020600050202
Map
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Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:31471
Author:Stetzar, E.
Date:2018
Title:Northern Snakehead (Channa argus) locations in Delaware, 2015-2016.
Publisher:Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierDelaware Dept. of Nat. Res. and Env. Control
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/22/2019].

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