Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1655201
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StatePA
CountyLancaster
LocalityEphrata Township park pond, Ephrata
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna
HUC8 Number02050306
HUC10 NameConestoga River
HUC10 Number0205030611
HUC12 NameMiddle Conestoga River
HUC12 Number020503061104
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month5
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierPennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/24/2021].

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