Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID160978
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateTX
CountyHartley
LocalityRita Blanca Lake [just S of Dalhart]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRita Blanca
HUC8 Number11090103
HUC10 NameRita Blanca Lake-Rita Blanca Creek
HUC10 Number1109010304
HUC12 NameCity of Dalhart-Rita Blanca Creek
HUC12 Number110901030408
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24156
Author:TPWD.
Date:2004
Title:TPWD Fish Stocking Reports.
Publisher:Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked300,000
Sizefingerling


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/16/2022].

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