Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID158803
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateAR
CountyPrairie
LocalityWhite River near Des Arcs, AR
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower White-Bayou Des Arc
HUC8 Number08020301
HUC10 NameRaft Creek-White River
HUC10 Number0802030105
HUC12 NameOld River-White River
HUC12 Number080203010505
Map
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Collection Year1981
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13774
Author:Freeze, M., and S. Henderson
Date:1982
Title:Distribution and status of the bighead carp and silver carp in Arkansas.
Journal:North American Journal of Fisheries Management
Volume:2
Pages:197-200
CommentsThis record represent two collection location very close together. See the map in the Reference. Three fish total collected.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3


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