Specimen Information

Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID34126
GroupFishes
GenusHypophthalmichthys
Speciesnobilis
Common NameBighead Carp
StateKS
CountyDouglas
LocalityKansas River below Bowersock Dam [Rt. 40 bridge] in Lawrence, KS
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Kansas
HUC8 Number10270104
HUC10 NameCaptain Creek-Kansas River
HUC10 Number1027010405
HUC12 NameLake Dabanawa-Mud Creek
HUC12 Number102701040502
Map
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Collection Day22
Collection Month7
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposalpreserved in alcohol
Museum Cat NumberKU23151
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collectedcommon


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/24/2022].

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