Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1657612
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateIN
CountyLaPorte
LocalityUnion Mills Pond, on Mill Creek in Union Mills
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKankakee
HUC8 Number07120001
HUC10 NameMill Creek-Kankakee River
HUC10 Number0712000104
HUC12 NameHickleson Ditch-Mill Creek
HUC12 Number071200010407
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Day9
Collection Month6
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | stocked for biocontrol
Statusunknown
CommentsIdentified from photos. It may be a young-of-the-year fish.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierU.S. Geological Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year ClassYOY
Size~6 in.


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

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