Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID270009
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateOK
CountyChoctaw
LocalityKiamichi River, below Hugo Lake Dam, near Hugo
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKiamichi
HUC8 Number11140105
HUC10 NameOutlet-Kiamichi River
HUC10 Number1114010508
HUC12 NameSandy Creek-Kiamichi River
HUC12 Number111401050803
Map
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Collection Month11
Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photos.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Photo




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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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