Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID282943
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesmolitrix
Common NameSilver Carp
StateLA
CountyNatchitoches
LocalityBlack Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBlack Lake Bayou
HUC8 Number11140209
HUC10 NameLower Black Lake Bayou
HUC10 Number1114020904
HUC12 NameBlack Lake-Clear Lake
HUC12 Number111402090406
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month4
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected30+
Size3-5 in.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/5/2021].

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