Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)

Specimen ID1711965
Common NameGrass Carp
LocalityOhio River, backwater immediately downstream of Paducah Transient Boat Dock to upper end of small island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Ohio
HUC8 Number05140206
HUC10 NameMud Creek-Ohio River
HUC10 Number0514020601
HUC12 NameMud Creek-Ohio River
HUC12 Number051402060102
Collection Day27
Collection Month9
Collection Year2022
Year AccuracyActual
Reference 1
Ref. Number:41432
Author:Thomas, M.R.
Title:Surveys for age-0 Black Carp in floodplain habitats along the lower Ohio River in Western Kentucky
Publisher:Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources
Pages:49 pp
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalKentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources voucher collection
Museum Cat NumberKFW
VerifierM. Thomas (KY Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources)
Number Collected18
Size23-80 mm TL
Number Preserved18
Number of Juveniles18


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/2/2023].

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