Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID265121
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateSD
CountyDavison
LocalityJames River, just NE of Mitchell
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower James
HUC8 Number10160011
HUC10 NameFiresteel Creek-James River
HUC10 Number1016001114
HUC12 NameRock Creek-James River
HUC12 Number101600111402
Map
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Collection Month7
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2022].

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