Specimen Information

Ctenopharyngodon idella
Ctenopharyngodon idella
(Grass Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Specimen ID35962
GroupFishes
GenusCtenopharyngodon
Speciesidella
Common NameGrass Carp
StateMO
CountyCarroll
Localityditch off of river (tributary of Missouri River floodplain), Norborne, MO (? Norborne Drainage Ditch)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Missouri-Crooked
HUC8 Number10300101
HUC10 NameGrand Pass-Missouri River
HUC10 Number1030010111
HUC12 NameHeadwaters Moss Creek
HUC12 Number103001011102
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month8
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
CommentsPflieger heard of this locality via commercial fishermen who seined 2 bighead carp from here.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierBill Pflieger
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
Year Classlarvae
Size31-35 mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/15/2021].

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