Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix × nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix × nobilis
(Silver Carp × Bighead Carp)
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID26239
Speciesmolitrix × nobilis
Common NameSilver Carp × Bighead Carp
LocalityYates Reservoir - cove 279 [Sougahatchee Creek], Tallassee
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Tallapoosa
HUC8 Number03150110
HUC10 NameSougahatchee Creek
HUC10 Number0315011001
HUC12 NameLower Sougahatchee Creek
HUC12 Number031501100104
Collection Day25
Collection Month9
Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordnation
VerifierMalcom Pierson
Number Collected2
Size151-350 mm avg; 3350 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/1/2024].

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