Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159523
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateMO
CountyLincoln
LocalityMississippi River, Pool 25, 3.5 mi NE of Foley, backwater on Little Stag Island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameThe Sny
HUC8 Number07110004
HUC10 NameBobs Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0711000411
HUC12 NameGresham Hollow-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number071100041101
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month6
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsT50N, R3E, Sec. 20.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberSIUC 45141
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected12


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/12/2021].

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