Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID290587
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateOH
CountySandusky
LocalitySandusky River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSandusky
HUC8 Number04100011
HUC10 NameSandusky River
HUC10 Number0410001113
HUC12 NameYellow Swale-Sandusky River
HUC12 Number041000111303
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol | dispersed
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25792
Author:Jenkins, Jill.
Date:2013
Title:Eyeball analysis of carp for ploidy determination 2004-2013.
Publisher:U.S. Geological Survey
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28881
Author:Navarro, J.
Date:2016
Title:Grass Carp captures table for Ohio.
Publisher:Ohio Department of Natural Resources.
CommentsPloidy test inconclusive.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size444 mm; 1002 g


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/13/2019].

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