Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella var. diploid
Ctenopharyngodon idella var. diploid
(Grass Carp (diploid))
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID29579
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Varietydiploid
Common NameGrass Carp (diploid)
StateCA
CountyTehama
Localitysmall drainage in Tahema County; one pond is a quarter of a mile from Brannin Creek, 10 miles from the Sacramento River (3 ponds)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBig Chico Creek-Sacramento River
HUC8 Number18020157
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1577
Author:Dill, W.A., and A.J. Cordone.
Date:1997
Title:History and status of introduced fishes in California, 1871-1996. Fish Bulletin 178
Publisher:California Department of Fish and Game
Pages:414 pp
Commentsponds have flooded since 1989; some grass carp and bighead may have reached the Sacramento River; diploid
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected139
Size26-28


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