Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID271980
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateTX
CountyMarion
LocalityBig Cypress Creek below Lake of the Pines spillway
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCaddo Lake
HUC8 Number11140306
HUC10 NameFrench Creek-Big Cypress Bayou
HUC10 Number1114030601
HUC12 NameFrench Creek
HUC12 Number111403060101
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month9
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierTim Bister, Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/16/2022].

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