Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1529947
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateCO
CountyDelta
LocalityGunnison River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Gunnison
HUC8 Number14020005
HUC10 NameAlkali Creek-Gunnison River
HUC10 Number1402000505
HUC12 NameKelso Gulch-Gunnison River
HUC12 Number140200050503
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month10
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol | dispersed
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32483
Author:Brandenburg, W.H., T.A. Francis, D.E. Snyder, K.R. Bestgen, B.A. Hines, W.D. Wilson, S. Bohn, A.S. Harrison, and S.L. Clark Barkalow
Date:2019
Title:Discovery of Grass Carp larvae in the Colorado River arm of Lake Powell
Journal:North American Journal of Fisheries Management
Volume:39
Issue:1
Pages:166-171
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size875 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2021].

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