Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1653498
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateNE
CountySaunders
LocalitySand Creek, below dam at outlet of Lake Wanahoo
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSalt
HUC8 Number10200203
HUC10 NameSand Creek
HUC10 Number1020020306
HUC12 NameOutlet Sand Creek
HUC12 Number102002030603
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month9
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/14/2021].

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