Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID290503
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateDE
CountyNew Castle
LocalityMuddy Branch, below spillway of Sunset Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBrandywine-Christina
HUC8 Number02040205
HUC10 NameChristina River
HUC10 Number0204020505
HUC12 NameMuddy Run
HUC12 Number020402050501
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month10
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size262 mm TL; 140 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2020].

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