Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1695409
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StatePA
CountyPike
LocalityDelaware River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Delaware-Mongaup-Brodhead
HUC8 Number02040104
HUC10 NameHalfway Brook-Delaware River
HUC10 Number0204010405
HUC12 NameShingle Kill-Delaware River
HUC12 Number020401040505
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month8
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
CommentsRecord submitted to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission by angler who caught and killed this fish.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierM. Neilson (U.S. Geological Survey)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/20/2024].

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