Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1714127
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateMO
CountyStoddard
LocalityMingo National Wildlife Refuge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower St. Francis
HUC8 Number08020203
HUC10 NameMingo Swamp
HUC10 Number0802020301
HUC12 NameMingo Swamp
HUC12 Number080202030103
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month8
Collection Year2023
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierD. Knuth (Missouri Department of Conservation)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size394 mm; 444 grams
Photo
Channa argus


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

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