Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID261667
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateMO
CountyNodaway
LocalityMozingo Creek, just below the dam structure of Mozingo Lake [~3 mi E of Maryville]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOne Hundred and Two
HUC8 Number10240013
HUC10 NameMiddle One Hundred and Two River
HUC10 Number1024001303
HUC12 NameMozingo Creek
HUC12 Number102400130303
Map
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Collection Day8
Collection Month6
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photo.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/18/2022].

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