Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)

Specimen ID1473760
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
CountyPrince George's
LocalityPotomac River and lower 0.75 mile of tidal reach o
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan
HUC8 Number2070010
HUC10 NameCameron Run-Potomac River
HUC10 Number0207001003
HUC12 NameLittle Hunting Creek-Potomac River
HUC12 Number020700100307
Collection Day8
Collection Month6
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29522
Author:Horodysky, K.
Publisher:Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalReleased Live
VerifierNorth Carolina State Museum
Number Collected5

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