Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID259481
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateMO
CountyScott
LocalityHeadwater Diversion Channel (Mile 0.9) [just S of Cape Girardeau]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Mississippi-Cape Girardeau
HUC8 Number07140105
HUC10 NameHobbs Creek-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0714010508
HUC12 NameHolden Creek-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number071401050801
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month10
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18239
Author:Anonymous
Date:2008
Title:LTRMP Bighead and silver carp dataset. 1992-2007.
Publisher:US Geological Survey, UMESC.
CommentsData source http://www.umesc.usgs.gov/data_library/fisheries/fish_page.html.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size20 mm


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