Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID166597
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateMN
CountyWashington
LocalitySt. Croix River, near Douglas Point Beach
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTwin Cities
HUC8 Number07010206
HUC10 NameLock and Dam No 2-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0701020609
HUC12 NameSpring Lake-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number070102060903
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month4
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15626
Author:Hudson Star Observer.
Date:2006
Title:Asian grass carp caught in St. Croix River.
Journal:Hudson Star Observer
Issue:25 April 2006
Pages:1
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size45-50 lb.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2020].

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