Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID156445
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateMN
LocalityMississippi River, lower portion in MN
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBuffalo-Whitewater
HUC8 Number07040003
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month11
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13443
Author:Hatch, J.T., and K. Schmidt
Date:2002
Title:Fishes of Minnesota: Distribution in 8 Major Drainage Basins
Pages:12
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/22/2020].

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