Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID253856
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateSD
CountyBeadle
LocalityJames River in Huron at the 3rd Street dam
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle James
HUC8 Number10160006
HUC10 NameFoster Creek-James River
HUC10 Number1016000610
HUC12 NameCain Creek-James River
HUC12 Number101600061012
Map
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Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photos.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Photo




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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2021].

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