Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID31653
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Varietytriploid
Common NameGrass Carp (triploid)
StateFL
CountyPasco
LocalityLake Joy (= Lake Joyce?)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHillsborough
HUC8 Number03100205
HUC10 NameCypress Creek-Hillsborough River
HUC10 Number0310020504
HUC12 NameLower Cypress Creek
HUC12 Number031002050404
Map
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Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
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.
CommentsWas reported as Lake Joy, but is most likely Lake Joyce. Collected for growth analysis. Sacrificed for stomach contents analysis. triploid
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierFL Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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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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