Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID33822
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateIN
CountyPorter
LocalityEast fork of Little Calumet River, tributary to Lake Michigan
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Calumet-Galien
HUC8 Number04040001
HUC10 NameDeep River-Portage Burns Waterway
HUC10 Number0404000105
HUC12 NameWillow Creek-Burns Ditch
HUC12 Number040400010509
Map
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Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusstocked
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierEA Science and Technology, Northbrook, IN.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Size4.08 kg; 6.8 kg


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/20/2021].

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