Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1695469
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateMD
CountyAnne Arundel
LocalityDuvall Creek, Hillsmere
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 Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierM. Neilson (U.S. Geological Survey)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Brackish
Number Collected1
Photo
Channa argus


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/2/2024].

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