Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID164331
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateNC
CountyCatawba
LocalityLake Norman, Catawba River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Catawba
HUC8 Number03050101
HUC10 NameLower Lake Norman
HUC10 Number0305010112
HUC12 NameLittle Creek-Lake Norman
HUC12 Number030501011202
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14309
Author:Beshears, E.
Date:2004
Title:High water may have sent grass carp fleeing.
Publisher:The Charlotte Observer
Issue:September 26, 2004
CommentsSterile grass carp released to control hydrilla may have escaped from hurricane-induced high water.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked6,000


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/11/2019].

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