Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID241427
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateTX
CountyNueces
LocalityNueces Bay above I-37 in Corpus Christi
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorth Corpus Christi Bay
HUC8 Number12110201
HUC10 NameNueces Bay-Corpus Christi Bay
HUC10 Number1211020100
HUC12 NameNueces Bay
HUC12 Number121102010004
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Commentssalinity 0.7 psu; water temp. 28.1 C; DO 6.7 mg/l
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Year Classjuvenile
Size200 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/16/2021].

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