Specimen Information

Channa argus
Channa argus
(Northern Snakehead)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID290666
GroupFishes
GenusChanna
Speciesargus
Common NameNorthern Snakehead
StateMD
CountyAnne Arundel
LocalityPatuxent River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePatuxent
HUC8 Number02060006
HUC10 NameUpper Patuxent River
HUC10 Number0206000604
HUC12 NameWilson Owens Branch-Patuxent River
HUC12 Number020600060403
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased for food
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size11 in.


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/28/2021].

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