Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID31499
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Varietytriploid
Common NameGrass Carp (triploid)
StateFL
CountyLake
LocalityLake Harris, S of Leesburg
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOklawaha
HUC8 Number03080102
HUC10 NameLake Harris
HUC10 Number0308010202
HUC12 NameLake Harris
HUC12 Number030801020203
Map
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Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:136
Author:Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission.
Date:1989
Title:Aquatic Plant Management Utilizing triploid grass carp. 1 July 1988- 30 June 1989.
Journal:Performance report for herbivorous fish project.
CommentsEleven triploid grass carp were tracked with radio transmitters in Lake Harris. Four fish remained along the shoreline, within the main body of the lake, while seven were found in the Palatlakaha River or Double Run. See map w/ record.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierFL Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected11


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2020].

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