Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID262937
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateKY
LocalityMississippi River, main channel, lower
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Mississippi-Memphis
HUC8 Number08010100
Map
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Collection Year1980
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:955
Author:Burr, B.M.
Date:1980
Title:A distributional checklist of the fishes of Kentucky.
Journal:Brimleyana
Volume:3
Pages:53-84
CommentsCoordinates approximate.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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