Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID286872
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateIL
CountyClark
LocalitySandy Branch, spillway of the Lincoln Trail State Park Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Wabash-Busseron
HUC8 Number05120111
HUC10 NameMill Creek
HUC10 Number0512011110
HUC12 NameHurricane Creek-Mill Creek
HUC12 Number051201111003
Map
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Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24801
Author:Baerwaldt, K., and K. Irons.
Date:2012
Title:Asian carp questionaire.
Journal:Unpublished data.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Year ClassYOY


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2022].

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