Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1658093
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateMD
CountyAnne Arundel
LocalityWaterworks Park pond, near Annapolis
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSevern
HUC8 Number02060004
HUC10 NameSouth River-Chesapeake Bay
HUC10 Number0206000403
HUC12 NameBeards Creek-South River
HUC12 Number020600040302
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month6
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released for food
Statusunknown
CommentsObserved at spillway.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMaryland Department of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1 observed
Size17-19 ''


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/21/2024].

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