Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella var. triploid
Ctenopharyngodon idella var. triploid
(Grass Carp (triploid))
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID161034
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Varietytriploid
Common NameGrass Carp (triploid)
StateCA
CountyRiverside
LocalityCoachella Canal, unlined portion
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameWhitewater River
HUC8 Number18100201
Map
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Collection Year1985
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:563
Author:Thiery, R.G.
Date:1991
Title:Grass carp in the Coachella Canal: 1980-1990. IN Warmwater fisheries symposium I. (J.L. Cooper and R.H. Hamre, coord).
Journal:USDA Forest Service, Gen. Tech. Rept. RM-207
Pages:103-112
CommentsStocked triploid grass carp on October 23 and November 5, 1985.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked15,871
Size322 mm, 357 g


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