Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1529973
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateCO
CountyMoffat
LocalityYampa River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yampa
HUC8 Number14050002
HUC10 NameMorgan Gulch-Yampa River
HUC10 Number1405000202
HUC12 NameHorse Gulch-Yampa River
HUC12 Number140500020205
Map
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Collection Day16
Collection Month4
Collection Year2010
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
Size808 mm; 5700 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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