Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)

Specimen ID1710295
Common NameBighead Carp
LocalitySpecimens escaped from the Osage Catfisheries Inc into the Osage River Basin
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake of the Ozarks
HUC8 Number10290109
HUC10 NameGravois Creek-Osage River
HUC10 Number1029010904
HUC12 NameLinn Creek-Lake of the Ozarks
HUC12 Number102901090401
Collection Day11
Collection Month4
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Comments5,000 bighead carp escaped the fish farm, Osage Fisheries, in a flood
Record TypePersonal communication


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