Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID159559
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateMO
CountyNew Madrid
LocalityDry Run Lake, 1 mile NE of New Madrid
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNew Madrid-St. Johns
HUC8 Number08020201
HUC10 NameSt. Johns Bayou
HUC10 Number0802020103
HUC12 NameSt. Johns Ditch-St. Johns Bayou
HUC12 Number080202010309
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month12
Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsT23N, R14E, SEc. 26 NE1/4.
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalmuseum
Museum Cat NumberSIUC 35335
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/18/2022].

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