Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID250033
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateAR
CountyLee
LocalityPiney and Little Piney creeks near Monroe
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBig
HUC8 Number8020304
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month4
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18938
Author:Holt, L., and J. Farwick.
Date:2009
Title:Northern snakehead Channa argus eradication in Piney and Little Piney creeks, Arkansas.
Publisher:Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
Pages:17 pp
CommentsGPS coordinates are approximate. Eradicated was attempted in 2009.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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