Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID276554
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateAR
CountyWashington
LocalityLake Wedington
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameIllinois
HUC8 Number11110103
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Illinois River
HUC10 Number1111010304
HUC12 NameLake Weddington-Illinois River
HUC12 Number111101030403
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month6
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24133
Author:Anonymous
Date:2004
Title:Angler may have world-record grass carp.
Publisher:BassonHook.com
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size52 in.; 80 lbs.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/23/2021].

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