Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID158528
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateAL
CountyTuscaloosa
Localityfish ponds, Tuscaloosa
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Black Warrior
HUC8 Number03160112
HUC10 NameHurricane Creek-Black Warrior River
HUC10 Number0316011205
HUC12 NameTwo Mile Creek
HUC12 Number031601120505
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month3
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsExact location not specified.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberUAIC 10289.02
VerifierBoschung, H.T.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2020].

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