Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159412
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateTX
LocalityTrinity River, lower, below Lake Livingston Dam
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Trinity-Kickapoo
HUC8 Number12030202
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13942
Author:Howells, R.G.
Date:1999
Title:Guide to identification of harmful and potentially harmful fishes, shellfishes, and aquatic plants prohibited in Texas. Revised edition.
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Inland Fisheries Division
Pages:370 pp
Commentsverified by Howells 2004
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/17/2021].

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