Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID1732600
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateMD
CountyCecil
LocalityBig Elk Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChester-Sassafras
HUC8 Number02060002
HUC10 NameElk River
HUC10 Number0206000202
HUC12 NamePerch Creek-Elk River
HUC12 Number020600020205
Map
+
Collection Day14
Collection Month4
Collection Year2023
Year AccuracyActual
Reference 1
Ref. Number:43065
Author:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Date:2024
Title:Northern Snakehead capture reports. Provided by M. Walker
Publisher:USFWS Maryland Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office
CommentsIndividual tagged and released for agency tagging study
Record TypeLiterature


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2024].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted.

For general information and questions about the database, contact Wesley Daniel. For problems and technical issues, contact Matthew Neilson.