Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID163115
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateTX
Localitybayou off the Houston Ship Canal
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBuffalo-San Jacinto
HUC8 Number12040104
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:841
Author:Anonymous
Date:1994
Title:Grass carp spawning in Texas.
Journal:Fisheries
Volume:19
Issue:7
Pages:48
Reference 2
Ref. Number:809
Author:Anonymous
Date:1994
Title:Chapter Reports - Texas Chapter.
Journal:AFS-SD Newsletter
Issue:Jun
Pages:1 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected65
Year Classjuvenile
Size102-178 mm TL


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