Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID293901
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StatePA
CountySnyder
LocalityPenns Creek, approximately 500 m upstream of confluence with Susquehanna River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna-Penns
HUC8 Number02050301
HUC10 NamePenns Creek
HUC10 Number0205030104
HUC12 NameLower Penns Creek-Susquehanna River
HUC12 Number020503010406
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month4
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol | dispersed
Statusunknown
CommentsSee voucher photo. Ploidy unknown.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size~1000 mm
Photo



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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/23/2021].

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