Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID166088
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateIL
CountyLa Salle
LocalityIllinois River (R.M. 225.9) in La Salle
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Illinois-Senachwine Lake
HUC8 Number07130001
HUC10 NameClark Creek-Illinois River
HUC10 Number0713000102
HUC12 NameLa Salle Canyon-Illinois River
HUC12 Number071300010203
Map
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Collection Month8
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | stocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size131mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2021].

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