Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1529958
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateCO
CountyMesa
LocalityColorado River, Rifle to Rulison
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameColorado Headwaters-Plateau
HUC8 Number14010005
HUC10 NameJerry Creek-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1401000514
HUC12 NameCoal Canyon-Colorado River
HUC12 Number140100051412
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year2016
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
Size770 mm; 6500 g


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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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