Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1524256
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateND
CountyLaMoure
LocalityJames River, at Lemoure Dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper James
HUC8 Number10160003
HUC10 NameTwin Lakes
HUC10 Number1016000308
HUC12 NameTown of LaMoure
HUC12 Number101600030804
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month8
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsTwo were of the five were collected.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierNorth Dakota Fish and Game
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected5
Number of Breeding Females1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/18/2021].

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