Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID263372
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateKS
CountyLabette
LocalityNeosho River, just below lowhead dam at Chetopa
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Neosho
HUC8 Number11070205
HUC10 NameCherry Creek-Neosho River
HUC10 Number1107020506
HUC12 NameTown Creek-Neosho River
HUC12 Number110702050605
Map
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Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2022].

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