Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella × Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Ctenopharyngodon idella × Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Grass Carp × Bighead Carp)
Exotic Hybrid

Specimen ID300033
Speciesidella × Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Common NameGrass Carp × Bighead Carp
LocalitySalt River Project Canals
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Salt
HUC8 Number15060106
Collection Year1970
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25730
Author:Clarkson, R.S., B.R. Kesner, and P.C. Marsh.
Title:Long-term monitoring plan for fish populations in selected waters of the Gila River Basin, Arizona
Publisher:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Arizona Ecological Services
Pages:26 pp.
CommentsRecent (since 1970) occurrence of fishes in target Gila River basin waters.
Record TypeLiterature


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