Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1657567
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateKS
CountySedgwick
LocalityKDOT East Lake [N side of Wichita]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Arkansas
HUC8 Number11030012
HUC10 NameChisholm Creek-Little Arkansas River
HUC10 Number1103001205
HUC12 NameChisholm Creek-Little Arkansas River
HUC12 Number110300120502
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Day29
Collection Month4
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsCaught and released by angler
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierM. Neilson (U.S. Geological Survey)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/2/2021].

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